What is Soto and what is Rinzai?

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verbatim transcript, from audio, 2nd half prt 1 louder. Q & A after lecture. Footnotes restored 10/13/2020.

1-- I don't think [laughs] we can reach conclusion. I was asked to talk about-- about some-- something like sectarianism. What is Soto and what is Rinzai? Or-- and what is the position, or what is the attitude as a Soto priest to other schools of Buddhism? This is the subject I was given to-- I was given to speak about it. But this is not so, you know, simple question. It is very big problem. First of all, we should understand how-- why we have so many schools of Buddhism. As you ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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