How Zen became Zen : the dispute over enlightenment and the formation of Chan Buddhism in Song - dynasty China

Chan Buddhism in the Song: some background -- The Chan school and the Song state -- Procreation and patronage in the Song Chan school -- A new Chan tradition: the reinvention of the Caodong lineage in the Song -- A dog has no Buddha-nature: Kanhua Chan and Dahui Zonggao's attacks on silent illu...

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Published in:Studies in East Asian buddhism
Main Author: Schlütter, Morten (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Honolulu University of Hawai'i Press 2008
In:Studies in East Asian buddhism
Series/Journal:Studies in East Asian buddhism 22
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B China / Zen Buddhism / Enlightenment / Sōtōshū / History 1100-1163
Further subjects:B Zen Buddhism China History
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Summary:Chan Buddhism in the Song: some background -- The Chan school and the Song state -- Procreation and patronage in the Song Chan school -- A new Chan tradition: the reinvention of the Caodong lineage in the Song -- A dog has no Buddha-nature: Kanhua Chan and Dahui Zonggao's attacks on silent illumination -- The Caodong tradition as the target of attacks by the Linji tradition -- Silent illumination and the Caodong tradition
Item Description:"A Kuroda Institute Book
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0824832558