Synonyms for zen buddhism |

Synonyms and antonyms for zen buddhism

1. Buddhism (n.)

a religion represented by the many groups (especially in Asia) that profess various forms of the Buddhist doctrine and that venerate Buddha


2. Buddhism (n.)

the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth


3. Zen (n.)

school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith; China and Japan


4. Zen (n.)

street name for lysergic acid diethylamide


5. Zen (n.)

a Buddhist doctrine that enlightenment can be attained through direct intuitive insight