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Book: Lay Buddhism and Spirituality

Chapter: 7 Fudō the Immovable

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.22091


This chapter discusses one of the most popular gods (or symbolical beings) of Buddhism in Japan known as “Vidyārājas”, Fudō the Immovable, i.e. Fudō Myōō 不動明王, meaning Bright King Fudō (known in Sanskrit as Acala).

Chapter Contributors

  • Beatrice Lane Suzuki ( - book-auth-694) 'Otani University'