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Hieizan Enryakuji | English | Japanese
Official website of famous Buddhist temple on Mount Hiei (Tendai denomination). Includes descriptions and pictures of the temple, its history, and basic precepts of its philosophy. info on concepts such as satori and breathing exercises.
(Hits: 3,926 Listed: 03/30/2002)
Honganji Otani Web | English | Japanese
Shin Buddhism site, includes history of Honganji Temple, street preachings of the monk Kohrin, and dictionary of Buddhist religious items and their usage. Last feature is more extensive on Japanese site.
(Hits: 3,925 Listed: 03/30/2002)
Japan Buddhist Federation | English | Japanese
Federation of mainstream Buddhism in Japan, including more than 90 percent of all Buddhist organizations/denominations in the country. Includes info on federation activities, projects and campaigns.
(Hits: 3,922 Listed: 01/02/2003)
Zen | English
Animated introduction to Zen presented by Kodaiji Temple in Kyoto, Japan.
(Hits: 3,902 Listed: 12/05/2002)
Zen Buddhism WWW Virtual Library | English
Comprehensive guide to online resources on Zen Buddhism. Includes schools of Zen, sutras, writings, journals, centers, etc.
(Hits: 3,902 Listed: 12/29/2002)
Zen Guide | English
Comprehensive, individually-maintained site on Zen. Includes discussion on history, concepts, ideas, related organizations, and a list of websites on history of Buddhism.
(Hits: 3,902 Listed: 12/06/2002)

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