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(Jap., ‘bad-sameness’).

A subtle error in Zen Buddhism whereby the sameness of all things when they are experienced in enlightenment (byōdō), is confused with a belief that all things are the same—thereby overlooking their provisional distinctions.


Subjects: Religion.

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