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Shōbō

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 45 words.

(Jap., ‘true dharma’).

1 The teaching of the Buddha, hence shōbō-shū, ‘Buddhism’ in Eng.

2 ‘Appropriate reward',

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fazhu (J.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 125 words.

In Chinese, “Lord of the Dharma,” a reverential epithet for the Buddha, e.g., “The World Honored One is the

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śaraṇa (P.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 214 words.

In Sanskrit, “refuge,” “shelter,” or “haven”; referring specifically to the “three refuges” (triśaraṇa) of the Buddha, dharma,

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dharmarājan (P.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 189 words.

In Sanskrit, “king of dharma”; one of the epithets of the Buddha used generally across traditions. The term dharmarājan is

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Citta

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 329 words.

A lay follower of the Buddha, mentioned in Pāli sources as being foremost among laymen who preached the dharma;

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dharmacakra (P.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 177 words.

In Sanskrit, “wheel of the dharma”; the eight-spoked wheel that symbolizes the teaching of the Buddha (eight representing the

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fayu (J.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 126 words.

In Chinese, “dharma talk” or “religious discourse,” referring broadly to sermons by the Buddha or eminent teachers, teachings that accord

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Homon

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(Jap., ‘dharma gate’).

The teachings of the Buddha. In the Four Great Vows (shiguseigan) of Zen, (part of the bodhisattva vow), the third is: ‘The dharma gates are manifold: I vow...

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ishin-denshin

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(Jap., ‘transmitting mind through mind’).

Zen recognition of the transmission of buddha-dharma from master to pupil and to dharma-successors (hassu), especially in the lineages of...

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sambō

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The Japanese term for the ‘Three Jewels’ (triratna) of Buddhism: the Buddha.his teachings or Dharma.and the community (Saṃgha) that maintains them.

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triśaraṇa

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(Skt.; Pāli, tisaraṇa, ‘threefold refuge’).

Basic Buddhist orientation of life, taking refuge in the Three Jewels (triratna): the Buddha, the dharma, and the saṅgha.

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Abudatsuma

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(Jap., for Skt., abhuta-dharma).

An unusual or praeternatural event, a miracle performed by a deity in Hinduism, or by a Buddha in Buddhism.

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Fuhōzō

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(Jap.).

The transmission of the buddha-dharma in Zen Buddhism through the lineage of patriarchs (soshigata), and also a person in that lineage (see HASSU).

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Keizan Oshō Denkō-Roko

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A Zen Buddhist collection of stories concerning the transmission of the buddha-dharma in the Sōtō school. The episodes have the enigmatic challenge of a kōan.

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Mallikā

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Senior wife of King Pasenadi of Kosala. A devotee of the Buddha she was instructed in the Dharma by Ānanda and was renowned for her wisdom.

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three turnings of the wheel

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 153 words.

(Skt., tri-dharma-cakra-pravartana).

1 Notion arising from the Buddha's first sermon where each of the Four Noble Truths is viewed

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garu-dhamma

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 210 words.

(Pāli; Skt., guru-dharma).

The eight additional ‘weighty rules’ that the Buddha imposed as a condition of allowing women to be

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Denne

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 32 words.

In Zen Buddhism, the handing on of the robe as a symbol of the transmission of buddha-dharma in the

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Fuhōzō

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 25 words.

(Jap.).

The transmission of the buddha-dharma in Zen Buddhism through the lineage of patriarchs (soshigata), and also a

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<i>Keizan Oshō Denkō-Roko</i>

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 41 words.

A Zen Buddhist collection of stories concerning the transmission of the buddha-dharma in the Sōtō school. The episodes have

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