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Shūmon mujintō ron 宗門無盡燈論

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Title:Shūmon mujintō ron 宗門無盡燈論
Treatise on the Inexhaustible Lamp of Zen; On the Inexhaustible Lamp of the Primary Approach
Authors:Tōrei Enji 東嶺圓慈
Keywords:Tōrei Enji, Tokugawa period, Japanese religions, Rinzai Zen, meditation, kōan
LC Subject Headings:BQ9399.E597
Date Issued:09 Apr 2013
Abstract:This treatise by Tōrei Enji (1721–92) was published in 1800. It is written in classical Chinese but was read according to the Japanese Kanbun syntax. Tōrei was a teacher in the Rinzai denomination of Japanese Zen. This constitutes his major work, which describes the entire curriculum of Zen practice, and was entitled the Treatise on the Inexhaustible Lamp of Zen (Shūmon mujintō ron).
Pages/Duration:Digitized text without pagination. Correspondence with the pagination in the Taishō shinshū daizōkyō, T.81 No. 2575, pp. 581a04–605b27.
Rights:This work, first published in 1800 (Twelfth year of the Kansei era) is copyright free.
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