Beyond Meditation - Expressions of Japanese Shin Buddhist Spirituality - Michael Pye

Beyond Meditation - Expressions of Japanese Shin Buddhist Spirituality - Michael Pye

The Religion of Shinran Shōnin (1173–1262)

Beyond Meditation - Expressions of Japanese Shin Buddhist Spirituality - Michael Pye

Sasaki Gesshō
Otani University

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In this chapter, Gesshō explains the religion of Shinran Shōnin 親鸞聖人 (1173–1262), that is, the teaching of the Shin Sect, as summarized by one word, “faith,” which is one of the four subjects treated in his principal work known as the Doctrine, Practice, Faith, and Attainment. 

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Gesshō, Sasaki. The Religion of Shinran Shōnin (1173–1262). Beyond Meditation - Expressions of Japanese Shin Buddhist Spirituality. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 57 - 74 May 2011. ISBN 9781845539191. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=20455. Date accessed: 16 Apr 2021 doi: 10.1558/equinox.20455. May 2011

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