Prime Figures

Some articles on figures, prime figures, prime:

Zen - Chinese Chán - Periodisation
... It was based on the practice of dhyana, and is connected to the figures of Bodhiharma and Huike ... Prime figures are the fifth patriarch Daman Hongren ((601–674), his dharma-heir Yuquan Shenxiu (606?-706), the sixth patriarch Huineng (638–713), antagonist of the quintessential Platform Sutra, and Shenhui (670-762 ... Prime factions are the Northern School, Southern School and Oxhead School ...
Zen Buddhism - Chinese Chán - Periodisation
... It was based on the practice of dhyana, and is connected to the figures of Bodhidharma and Huike ... Prime figures are the fifth patriarch Daman Hongren (601–674), his dharma-heir Yuquan Shenxiu (606?-706), the sixth patriarch Huineng (638–713), antagonist of ... Prime factions are the Northern School, Southern School and Oxhead School ...
Zen Buddhists - Chinese Chán
... It was based on the practice of dhyana, and is connected to the figures of Bodhiharma and Huike ... Prime figures are the fifth patriarch Daman Hongren (601–674), his dharma-heir Yuquan Shenxiu (606?-706), the sixth patriarch Huineng (638–713), antagonist of the ... Prime factions are the Northern School, Southern School and Oxhead School ...

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