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Book: Buddhist Temples of Kyōto and Kamakura

Chapter: 16 Mount Kōya

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.21204


This chapter is dedicated to discuss the Buddhist traditions around the mount Kōya, a place discovered by Kōbō Daishi, the founder of the Shingon sect, who saw in its mysticism an ideal place to create a temple.

Chapter Contributors

  • Beatrice Lane Suzuki ( - book-auth-694) 'Mahayana Buddhism'