is used for disciplining monks' way of life. "Kai" refers to one's mental action to voluntarily
observe discipline and "Ritsu" refers to heteromous discipline.
is meditation, whereby one learns to quiet his or her mind and focus on one single object.
is one's ability to perceive the reason and logic of things (=insight) and to treat them in the proper way.
In Heart Sutra, it is commonly spelt as "prajna" rather than "wisdom" (Note: "wisdom" and "prajna" are synonyms in Japanese),
which is one's mental action to clarify the truth and attain enlightenment.
The priest training to wat
Padang Besar in Thailand.