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Shingon school

Damien Keown

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

Published in print January 2004 | ISBN: 9780198605607
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191726538
Shingon school

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The ‘esoteric’ school of Japanese Buddhism (see Esoteric Buddhism) founded by Kūkai (774–834). Kūkai had become

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Subjects: Buddhism

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