P ublished online July 2014 .
Article. Subjects: Buddhism; Tibetan Buddhism; Zen Buddhism. 24187 words.
Hakuin Ekaku 白隠慧鶴 (1686–1769: also known as Zen Master Shinki Dokumyō 神機独妙禅師 and National Master Shōshū 正宗國師) is a seminal figure who occupies a prominent place in the history of Japanese...
P ublished online April 2013 .
Article. Subjects: Buddhism; Tibetan Buddhism; Zen Buddhism. 3775 words.
Buddhists erect shrines within monasteries and temples, at home, or even in the workplace in order to have a proper context for performing rituals. Representations of the body (images),...