Buddhism in Tibet &Zen Buddhism. By: Elise Bryant. In Zen Buddhism the founder is Bodhidharma , who in Japan is known as Daruma . Legend says that he stayed in a cave for 7 years meditating, and attained enlightenment. A path:. There are five parts of the koan . 1.Body of truth
By: Elise Bryant
Legend says that he stayed in a cave for 7 years meditating, and attained enlightenment
There are five parts of the koan.
1.Body of truth
2.Linguistic articulation of med exp
3.A nanto, very difficult to pass
4.This they make insight
5.5th group is going and erasing any traces of enlightenment
*A Koan is like a puzzle, its one of two methods, the other is “sitting”
Za-Zen is the sitting meditation, it’s the foundational method of working on the Buddha methods, its in the education of all Buddhist schools.
Zen is the aim towards perfecting man hood.
In Zen when they try to gain knowledge and or wisdom, they practice a meditational experience referred to as a “Satori”
In both places they sit down and meditate to gain knowledge or wisdom.
They will go for hours and days doing this
Like Tibetan Buddhism, Zen Buddhism has a path that they follow.
They also both have religious leaders.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come. Dalai Lama
The Dalai Lama teaches that the world
He says some Christians say he’s a good
Christian just with a different
His name is TenzinGyatso and he’s the 14th Dalai Lama