Site mapAbout usConsultative CommitteeAsk LibrarianContributionCopyrightCitation GuidelineDonationHome        

CatalogAuthor AuthorityGoogle
Search engineFulltextScripturesLanguage LessonsMuseumLinks
 
Bookmark and Share


Extra service
Tools
Export
Jizoku (Priests' Wives) in Soto Zen Buddhism: An Ambiguous Category
Author Kawahashi, Noriko (著)=川橋範子 (au.)
Source Japanese Journal of Religious Studies
Volumev.22 n.1-2
Date1995.03-06
Pages161 - 183
PublisherNanzan Institute for Religion and Culture=南山宗教文化研究所
Publisher Url http://nirc.nanzan-u.ac.jp/en/
Location名古屋, 日本 [Nagoya, Japan]
Content type期刊論文=Journal Article
Language英文=English
Note300
KeywordSoto (Buddhist sect); women in Buddhism; Leadership, religious--Buddhism; women--Japan; Wives
AbstractMost modem Japanese Buddhist organizations,particularly the schools of Zen,continue to espouse the ideal of world-renunciation. This has led to a reluctance on the part of the Zen organizations to officially acknowledge the presence of the priests,wives (jizoku). The wives are thus left with no recognized place in the temple structure, despite the indispensable part they play in managing the temples’ day-to-day affairs.1 he present article describes the diverse roles of the jizoku, shows something of the difficulty of their position,and suggests possible changes in the Buddhist organizations that might improve their status.
ISSN03041042 (P)
Hits634
Created date1998.04.28
Modified date2017.08.24



Best viewed with Chrome, Firefox, Safari(Mac) but not supported IE

Notice

You are leaving our website for The full text resources provided by the above database or electronic journals may not be displayed due to the domain restrictions or fee-charging download problems.

Record correction

Please delete and correct directly in the form below, and click "Apply" at the bottom.
(When receiving your information, we will check and correct the mistake as soon as possible.)

Serial No.
282123

Search History (Only show 10 bibliography limited)
Search Criteria Field Codes
Search CriteriaBrowse