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The Japanese pronunciation of the name of the Buddha Amitābha or Amitāyus. This Buddha serves as the primary object of devotion and agent of salvation for the various schools of Pure Land Buddhism in Japan.such as the Jōdo Shū, the Jōdo Shinshū, and the Jishū. See also Wu-liang-shou fo.

Subjects: Religion.


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