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- n. a form of Buddhism emphasizing mystical symbolism of mantras and mudras and the Buddha's ideal which is inexpressible
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This is the language of the mantra or in Japanese, shingon, literally meaning “the word of truth,” and from which KÃ»kai's brand of Buddhism derives its name.
Mantra (shingon) is the language of the cosmos involving all mental and physical-sensible phenomena.
(shingon, mantra), designating the Dharma as it is.