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Ordinary Mind as the WayThe Hongzhou School and the Growth of Chan Buddhism$
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Mario Poceski

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780195319965

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195319965.001.0001

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 Mind, Buddha, and the Way

 Mind, Buddha, and the Way

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(p.157) 5 Mind, Buddha, and the Way
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Ordinary Mind as the Way
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Mario Poceski (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195319965.003.0008

This chapter explores key themes in the Hongzhou school's doctrines. It draws attention to attacks on all forms of dogmatism, including reifying concepts of the mind derived from Chinese interpretations of the Buddha-nature theory, which forms a central theme that links together the main sources. A large part of the chapter is concerned with the flexible and context-sensitive interpretive strategies employed in discussions of famous Chan adages associated with Mazu, especially “mind is Buddha” and “ordinary mind is the Way”.

Keywords:   Mazu Daoyi, Hongzhou school, doctrine, Buddha, Chan, mind is Buddha

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