Yamada Koun Zenshin, or Koun Yamada or Yamada Roshi

Yamada Koun
Zenshin, or Koun Yamada or Yamada Roshi
1907
1989

Japanese Buddhist, Leader of the Sanbo Kyodan Lineage of Zen Buddhism

Author Quotes

Emptiness is God. God cannot be thought of as other than emptiness.

The purpose of Zen is the perfection of character.

First Name
Yamada Koun
Last Name
Zenshin, or Koun Yamada or Yamada Roshi
Birth Date
1907
Death Date
1989
Bio

Japanese Buddhist, Leader of the Sanbo Kyodan Lineage of Zen Buddhism