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There are 7 total results for your 五時 search.

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五時


五时

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wǔ shí / wu3 shi2
wu shih
 goji
(五時教) The five periods or divisions of Śākyamuni's teaching. According to Tiantai they are (1) 華嚴時 the Avataṃsaka or first period in three divisions each of seven days, after his enlightenment, when he preached the content, of this sutra; (2) 鹿苑時 the twelve years of his preaching the Āgamas 阿含 in the Deer Park; (3) 方等時 the eight years of preaching Mahāyāna-cum-Hīnayāna doctrines, the vaipulya period; (4) 般若時 the twenty-two years of his preaching the prajñā or wisdom sutras; (5) 法華涅槃時 the eight years of his preaching the Lotus Sutra and, in a day and a night, the Nirvana Sutra. According to the Nirvana School (now part of the Tiantai) they are (1) 三乘別教 the period when the differentiated teaching began and the distinction of the three vehicles, as represented by the 四諦 Four Noble Truths for śrāvakas, the 十二因緣 Twelve Nidānas for pratyekabuddhas, and the 六度 Six Pāramitās for bodhisattvas; (2) 三乘通教 the teaching common to all three vehicles, as seen in the 般若經; (3) 抑揚教 the teaching of the 維摩經, the 思益梵天所問經, and other sutras olling the bodhisattva teaching at the expense of that for śrāvakas; (4) 同歸教 the common objective teaching calling all three vehicles, through the Lotus, to union in the one vehicle; (5) 常住教 the teaehmg of eternal life i. e. the revelation through the Nirvana sutra of the eternity of Buddhahood; these five are also called 有相; 無相; 抑揚; 曾三歸—; and 圓常. According to 劉虬 Liu Chiu of the 晉 Chin dynasty, the teaching is divided into 頓 immediate and 漸 gradual attainment, the latter having five divisions called 五時教 similar to those of the Tiantai group. According to 法寶 Fabao of the Tang dynasty the five are (1) 小乘; (2) 般着 or 大乘; (3) 深密 or 三乘; (4) 法華 or 一乘; (5) 涅槃 or 佛性教; five teaching periods

五時教


五时教

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wǔ shí jiào / wu3 shi2 jiao4
wu shih chiao
 gojikyou / gojikyo / ごじきょう
{Buddh} (See 五時八教) division of the Buddha's 50-year teachings into five periods (theory of the Tendai sect)
five teaching periods

五時八教


五时八教

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wǔ shí bā jiào / wu3 shi2 ba1 jiao4
wu shih pa chiao
 gojihakkyou / gojihakkyo / ごじはっきょう
{Buddh} (See 五時教) division of the Buddha's 50-year teachings into five time periods and eight categories (theory of the Tendai sect)
A Tiantai classification of the Buddha's teaching into five periods and eight kinds of doctrine, which eight are subdivided into two groups of four each, 化儀四教 and 化法四教; five periods and eight teachings

三不五時


三不五时

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sān bù wǔ shí / san1 bu4 wu3 shi2
san pu wu shih
(Tw) from time to time; frequently

四教五時


四教五时

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sì jiào wǔ shí / si4 jiao4 wu3 shi2
ssu chiao wu shih
 shikyō goji
Tiantai's doctrine of the four developments of the Buddha's own teaching, v. above, and the five periods of the same, v. 五時教; four teachings and five periods

天台五時教


天台五时教

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tiān tái wǔ shí jiào / tian1 tai2 wu3 shi2 jiao4
t`ien t`ai wu shih chiao / tien tai wu shih chiao
 Tendai goji kyō
five periods of the teaching according to Tiantai

一代五時佛法


一代五时佛法

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yī dài wǔ shí fó fǎ / yi1 dai4 wu3 shi2 fo2 fa3
i tai wu shih fo fa
 ichidai goji buppō
The five period of Buddha's teachings, as stated by Zhiyi 智顗 of the Tiantai School. The five are 華嚴, 阿含, 方等, 般若, 法華湼槃, the last two being the final period; five periods of Buddha's teachings

Entries with 2nd row of characters: The 2nd row is Simplified Chinese.

This page contains 7 results for "五時" in Chinese and/or Japanese.



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