Glossary of terms used in Buddhism  

Larger Sutra of Eternal Life
    (Language:   English)
An account of Dharmakara (Jap. Hozo) Bodhisattva’s Vows and his eventual fulfillment of them. (more)

    (Language:   Chinese)
renowned Chinese Zen master and founder of the Rinzai sect (more)

    (alternate spellings:  Seijizaio Nyorai)
    (Language:   Sanskrit)
The name of the Buddha under whom Dharmākara Bodhisattva made his 48 Vows to establish the Pure Land, becoming Amida Buddha. (more)

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