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Definition of the noun Rinzai

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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 Hamamatsu, Japan - November 4, 2017: Ryotanji temple is famous Rinzai temple has a history of 1,000 years, and is connected with the Ii family of the late Edo period.Small photo of Hamamatsu, Japan - November 4, 2017: Ryotanji temple is famous Rinzai temple has a history of 1,000 years, and is connected with the Ii family of the late Edo period.Small photo of NOVEMBER 23, 2017. KAMAKURA, JAPAN. Ikebana Flower arrangement and a famous Round Window inside the Meigetsu-in temple of the Rinzai Zen Sect founded in 1160.Small photo of NOVEMBER 23, 2017. KAMAKURA, JAPAN. Ikebana Flower arrangement and a famous Round Window inside the Meigetsu-in temple of the Rinzai Zen Sect founded in 1160.Small photo of NOVEMBER 23, 2017. KAMAKURA, JAPAN. Ikebana Flower arrangement and a famous Round Window inside the Meigetsu-in temple of the Rinzai Zen Sect founded in 1160.Small photo of Tenryu-ji is the head temple of the Tenryu branch of Rinzai Zen Buddhism, located in Susukinobaba-cho, Ukyo Ward, Kyoto, Japan. The temple was founded by Ashikaga Takauji in 1339, primarily to veneratSmall photo of Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan - August 9, 2017 : Jokoro (Incense burner) and karesansui garden of raked sand at Fugenzan Meigetsu-in Rinzai Zen temple of the Kencho-ji school More...

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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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