Despite the turbulent times in which he lived, the buddhist priest kenkō met the world with a measured eye as emperor go-daigo fended off a challenge from.
Around the year 1330, a poet and buddhist monk named kenko wrote essays in idleness (tsurezuregusa)—an eccentric, sedate and gemlike assemblage of his . Essays in idleness the tsurezuregusa of kenko by kenko available in trade paperback on powellscom, also read synopsis and reviews.
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The tsurezuregusa or essays in idleness of yoshida no keneyoshi (that is, kenko) is a posthumous collection of essays and aphorisms on disparate topics, .
Tsurezuregusa is a collection of essays written by the japanese monk yoshida kenkō between essays in idleness: the tsurezure gusa of yoshida kenko. Yoshida kenkô (1283-1350) wrote his essays in idleness in about 1330 his keen observations on life, nature, and art have made a lasting impact on japanese.