ID No: 12126
Name: Hakuin Ekaku
Birth and Death: 1685-1768
Section: Zen. Rinzai
Temple; The Myoshin-ji branch. Ryutaku-ji, Mishima and Shoin-ji, Hara in Shizuoka.
Text: Painting Bodhidharma, This is a wall gazing Dharma
Style: vertical silk mounting, tea ceremony style
Condition: mounting good, paper fine
Whole Dimension: 160*29
Paper Dimension: 78*27
Pen name: Honorific name: Shinki-dokumyo Zenji, Shoju-Kokushi. Pen name: Kokurin, Sarajuka-Rono. Instigator of the Rinzai Zen revival. Dharma transmission from Dokyo Etan(Shoju-Rojin). He became an abbot of Shoin-ji in Hara, Shizuoka at 33 years of age. He refounded Ryutaku-ji in Mishima in his The later years. He raised many influential and outstanding disciples, Torei En’ni, Suiou Genro, Gazan Jito etc.