The Resource Japanese Rinzai Zen Buddhism : Myōshinji, a living religion, by Jørn Borup

Japanese Rinzai Zen Buddhism : Myōshinji, a living religion, by Jørn Borup

Label
Japanese Rinzai Zen Buddhism : Myōshinji, a living religion
Title
Japanese Rinzai Zen Buddhism
Title remainder
Myōshinji, a living religion
Statement of responsibility
by Jørn Borup
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Zen Buddhist ideas and practices in many ways are unique within the study of religion, and artists, poets and Buddhists practitioners worldwide have found inspiration from this tradition. This work gives a fresh perspective on contemporary Japanese Zen Buddhism
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
294.3/927
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ9365.4
LC item number
.B67 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Numen book series : studies in the history of religions,
Series volume
v. 119
Label
Japanese Rinzai Zen Buddhism : Myōshinji, a living religion, by Jørn Borup
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-312) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Chapter One -- My333;shinji: Institution, history, and structure -- 1.1 Ideology, lineage, and premodern history -- Legendary beginnings -- Tradition, transmission, and sacred kinship -- My333;shinji, gozan, and Muromachi -- Tokugawa: Bakufu, honmatsu seido, and danka seido -- 1.2 Meiji Zen: Modernization and invented traditions -- Buddhist responses -- Zen and My333;shinji developments -- Lay Zen -- 1.3 Postwar and contemporary My333;shinji Zen -- Judicial and institutional and structure of religious organizations -- My333;shinji institutional structure -- Zen temples -- Economy -- Social, laicized, and international Zen -- 1.4 Summary -- Chapter Two -- Zen Buddhists -- 2.1 Men with or without rank: shukke, zaike, and a discussion of terminology -- 2.2 The clergy -- Shukke: "Leaving home" and returning as a ritual process -- Shukke as returning s333;ryo -- Dharma rank and hierarchy; status and stratified clerical systems -- Alternative career mobility: ango-e -- Clerical offices13; -- The priest -- The priest wife and the Zen family -- Temple sons -- Nuns -- 2.3 The laity -- Householder or believer: zaike, danka and danshinto -- Sect-transcending laity; users, clients, and occasional Buddhists -- Religious confraternities -- 2.4 Mixed categories -- Intellectuals, critics, and enlightened laymen -- Foreigners -- 2.5 Summary -- Chapter Three -- Zen religious practice -- 3.1 Rituals and ritualization -- My333;shinji categories and classifying as religious practice -- Categories of religious practice -- 3.2 Zen ideas and practice -- 3.2.1 Objects of belief and religious practice -- 3.2.2 Subjective qualities and practices -- 3.3 Religious education -- Education, training, cultivation, and mission -- Cultivating the clergy -- Cultivating the laity -- The strategy and reality of training and cultivation -- 3.4 Monastic practice -- Ritualized monastic life -- Alms-begging and exchange -- 3.5 Ritualized events; clerical rites of passage -- Installing the master -- Installing the priest -- Initiating the dead -- Ordaining the monk -- Structure and semantics of clerical rites of passage -- 3.6 Lay and clerical rituals -- 3.6.1 Daily service and rituals of worship -- 3.6.2 Ritual texts and doing things with words -- 3.6.3 Rituals of realization: zazen and zazenkai -- 3.6.4 Calendrical rituals -- 3.6.5 Local Zen folk rituals -- 3.6.6 Rites of passage -- 3.7 Summary -- Chapter Four -- Conclusion -- Plural Zen -- Umbrella Zen -- Hierarchical Zen -- Power play and exchange -- Zen rituals and practical meaning -- Zen and the study of religion -- Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn593347558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 314 pages, [14] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433095
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004165571.i-314
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35831406
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593347558
  • pebcs128260225X

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