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Definition of the noun Rinzai

What does Rinzai mean as a name of something?

proper noun

  1. A school of Zen buddhism in Japan, based on sudden enlightenment though koans and for that reason also known as the "sudden school".

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Google previewReligion and Culture (2013)

by Michel Foucault, Jeremy Carrette

Rinzai is a Zen priest ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Buddhism (2013)

by Damien Keown, Charles S. Prebish

Rinzai is, along with So ̄to ̄, one of the two major schools of Zen Buddhism in Japan. It carries on the Linji Chan tradition in emphasizing the use of ko ̄ans ( Ch. gongan) – stories or ''precedents'' involving a riddle to be solved – as a central ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Buddhism (2004)

by Damien Keown

Second, the Rinzai school became active in inviting Chinese *Ch'an masters to come to Japan to ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy (1998)

by Edward Craig

- had long circulated among Rinzai Zen monks (see Zhu ...

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Small photo of Matsushima, Miyagi Prefecture, Tohoku region, Japan - September 8, 2009 - Entrance of Seiryuzan Zuiganji (Seiryuzan Zuigan-ji), a famous Rinzai Zen Buddhist templeSmall photo of Scenic landscape of famous landmark and Unesco site of Kyoto, Kinkakuji or Rokuonji. The Golden Pavilion, whose top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf, is a Zen temple of Rinzai sect.Small photo of Dream seat on wood building of Enkoji temple to enjoy Autumn foliage colors in Japanese Garden , Kyoto, Japan. Here is Rinzai Zen Sect situated in northern Kyoto and very famous during fall season.Small photo of Scenic landscape of famous landmark and Unesco site of Kyoto, Kinkakuji or Rokuonji. The Golden Pavilion, whose top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf, is a Zen temple of Rinzai sect.Small photo of KYOTO, JAPAN - 22 May 2013. Myoshin-ji is a temple complex in Kyoto and it is the head temple of the associated branch of Rinzai Zen Buddhism.Small photo of KYOTO, JAPAN - 22 May 2013. Myoshin-ji is a temple complex in Kyoto and it is the head temple of the associated branch of Rinzai Zen Buddhism.Small photo of Kinkaku-ji, Golden Pavilion, famous buddhist temple zen of Rinzai sect in Kyoto reflected in the lake. The Rokuonji is one of most visited Kyoto temples. Concept of Buddhism and meditation. More...

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Rinzai Meaning

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Scrabble value of R1I1N1Z10A1I1

The value of this 6-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of RINZAI

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  • ZIRIAN

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