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Definition of the noun Rinzai
What does Rinzai mean as a name of something?
- 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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Religion and Culture (2013)
by Michel Foucault, Jeremy Carrette
Rinzai is a Zen priest ...
Encyclopedia 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 ...
A Dictionary of Buddhism (2004)
by Damien Keown
Second, the Rinzai school became active in inviting Chinese *Ch'an masters to come to Japan to ...
by Edward Craig
- had long circulated among Rinzai Zen monks (see Zhu ...
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