Notes and Guiding Questions


Week 3: Setting the Stage for Buddhism during the Kamakura Period

Week 4: Myoe Koben, New versus Old Kamakura Buddhism, and the Nuns of Hokkeji

Week 5: Dogen, Founder of Soto Zen Buddhism

Week 6: Shinran, Founder of Shin Buddhism

Week 7: Shinmon Aoki, Contemporary Shin Buddhist layman

Week 8: Natalie Goldberg, Contemporary Zen practitioner and writer