Zen Buddhism

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Synonyms for Zen Buddhism

school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith


a Buddhist doctrine that enlightenment can be attained through direct intuitive insight


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My other answer is: if David Lynch, the Buddha and the Marx Brothers all took acid and made a low-budget movie together, this would be it" "Staging Zen Buddhism," 83.
The line also dissolves the duality subject/'object, in accordance with traditional Chinese Zen Buddhism, where humans are pan of the whole natural order.
I prefer the word non-theistic to describe Zen Buddhism, which does not have a supreme being as an object of worship, but rather emphasizes direct experience of the boundless and interconnected nature of Being.
Chapters 8 and 9 take up Rumi, representing Islam, and Dogen, standing in for Zen Buddhism.
Twelve years inside have given him an obsession with detail and a knowledge of Zen Buddhism, which he uses to control the anger that bubbles within and sometimes erupts with volcanic consequences.
Three of the works continue Murakami's daruma portraits from last year's show at Gagosian in New York, essentially modeled after Bodhidharma, the founder of Zen Buddhism.
He is a scholar and has translated and illustrated many works about Zen Buddhism.
There is no binding down and repression in Zen Buddhism as far as I can see.
Sussex vicar Pete Owen Jones sets out to explore the physical elements of three great religions, Zen Buddhism, Hinduism and ascetic Christianity.
Her brown grey canvases possess a true harmony and sense of space and with her work, the influence of Zen Buddhism about which so much is heard, seems truly relevant.
Antinoff makes between some of the greatest Western writers/thinkers and Zen Buddhism reveals insights which resonate long after the reading.
The show also plans to offer viewers an insight into the Welsh football team's dressing room, as John Toshack tries some innovative ways of calming the temper of bad-boy striker Craig Bellamy, including experimenting with Zen Buddhism.
general semantics and Zen Buddhism, one discovers many similarities
In Zen Buddhism it provides us with a picture of someone who tries to clean a mirror on a daily basis, so that the dust does not fall on the mirror'.