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Bodhidharma definition, Indian Buddhist philosopher and missionary: founder of Ch'an in China, which was later called Zen in Japan. See more.

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Bodhidharma's Teaching
5. Lin Kok Collection. Bodhidharma's Teaching.
around 500 A.D.
Why Did Bodhidharma Go to the East? Buddhism's Struggle with the
If someone asks the meaning of Bodhidharma coming from the. West,. It is that This question—why did Bodhidharma come from the West?
Bodhidharma: The Greatest Zen Master
Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left For The East?
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Mingdao University lauds electricity-making panes
At a press conference in Taipei, images of a monarch butterfly, the Virgin Mary, Bodhidharma, a nighttime scene of skyscrapers, Taipei 101 and other colorful designs were displayed on glass window panes covered with laser-plotted thin-film solar cells.
First Look - Catch Suriya as a monk in thriller '7aam Arivu'
The film is about the Bodhidharma ,who was a Tamil Kshatriya from southern India's Pallava Empire, and also began the martial arts training of the Shaolin monks that led to the creation of Shaolin Kung Fu.
Indian kung fu master brings training to the UAE
"The Bodhidharma [a Buddhist monk] took kung fu to China 2000 years ago, where Shaolin monks developed it. "That's why kung fu is thought to be of Chinese origin but in reality it originated in India.
An Interrupted Migration
Not big ticket ones, like the propagation of Zen in China or Advaita in north India, attributed to Bodhidharma and Shankaracharya, both believed to be from south India.
Equipo de karate SAM IL de Coquimbo se trajo todos los premios de la "Copa
Durante los días 20 y 21 de agosto se realizó la 11° versión del Campeonato Interescolar Nacional Copa bodhidharma en Santiago, en el marco de las actividades de la liga de taekwondo independiente.

Suggested Web Resources

Bodhidharma - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bodhidharma, The First Patriarch of Chinese Zen Lineage
Biography of the 28th Patriarch of Indian Buddhism and the First Patriarch of the Chinese Zen lineage.
Daruma (Bodhidharma) - Patriarch of Zen Buddhism in China and
May 7, 2011 Daruma (Bodhidharma), From Buddhahood to Brothel, From Saint to Sinner. Evolution of Daruma Art in Japan.
Buddhist Schools: Ch'an / Zen Founder: Bodhidharma
Bodhidharma is revered as the father of Ch'an and Zen Buddhism.
The Story of Bodhidharma | USA Shaolin Temple. Official Website
The story of Bodhidharma ( Damo ) and the founding of Chan Buddhism and the Shaolin Temple.

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