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Japanese name for the Mahayana Buddhist bhodisattva Kshitigarbha. He is especially concerned with the welfare of the dead, and is the special protector of dead children
Bodhisattva who embodies pure compassion. In the Mahayana school, he is known for the Lotus Sūtra and Heart Sūtra
Buddha of “Eternal Light” presiding over the Western Paradise. Good deeds from life as a bodhisattva named Dharmakara
Founded by Master Hsing Yun.“Coming to the West” Temple in Cali. Associated with Humanistic Buddhism
Founded by Thich Nhat Hanh and Bhikkhuni Chân. Meditation center in Dordogne in France. Each year there is a 4 week mindfulness retreat .
Founded by Suzuki Roshi. Consists of Beginner's Mind Temple, Tassajara Zen Mountain Center & Green Gulch Farm
Founded in 1988 by Jack Kornfield. Counterpart of the Insight Meditation Society & teaches code of Ethics
Founded in 1974 by Chogyam Trungpa. Inspired by Nalanda University. Combine Eastern & Western training.
Founded by John Daido Loori. First Zen training center in the US. Est. by Suzuki Roshi in 1966

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