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===Rinzai Zen===
 
===Rinzai Zen===
 
Predominant in the Kyoto region. A specialty of Rinzai is the use of the ''koan'' (公案) -  a question that cannot be answered by intellectual means, but relies on intuitive understanding. Famous koans are 'what is the sound of one hand clapping' and 'what was your face before you were born.'   
 
Predominant in the Kyoto region. A specialty of Rinzai is the use of the ''koan'' (公案) -  a question that cannot be answered by intellectual means, but relies on intuitive understanding. Famous koans are 'what is the sound of one hand clapping' and 'what was your face before you were born.'   
*'''Sogenji''' (曹源寺), [[Okayama]]. [http://onedropzendo.org/sogenji.htm]
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*'''Sogenji''', [[Okayama]]. [http://onedropzendo.org/sogenji.htm]
  
 
===Shingon===
 
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