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084f2db8c6 The first purpose is to achieve Dhyana. As with many Buddhist scholars of the day, doctrinal classification (pan chiao) was an integral part of Zongmis work. His criticism of another prominent Chan lineage of the time, the Ox-head School, was also based on the tathgatagarbha doctrine but in this case Zongmi saw their teaching as a one-sided understanding of emptiness. ^ Gregory 2002, p.205. A high official and friend of Zongmi, Li Xun, in connivance with Emperor Wenzong and the general Zheng Zhu, attempted to curb the power of the court eunuchs by massacring them all. Early years (780-810). Ajahn Sumedho. He provided a critique of the various practices which reveal not only the nature of Chan in Tang Dynasty, but also Zongmis understanding of Buddhist doctrine. Visuddhcra shares his understanding of this practice of mindfulness and loving-kindness with a view to encourage all of us to walk the path. (1,681 KB) Metta Bhavana, Loving-kindness Meditation Ven.
Part two, deals with the deals with the progressive practice and the practical vipassana exercises. His work had an enduring influence on the adaptation of Indian Buddhism to the philosophy of traditional Chinese culture. The Prolegomenon. The Foundations of Mindfulness (Satipatthna Sutta). These data are derived from personal experience and observations. These observations provide excellent sources on Tang Dynasty Chan for modern studies. PDF Doc. Pannyavaro Buddhist Studies for Schools.