Bodhidharma

Bodhidharma

Nationality: Indian

Occupation: Leader

Biography: Bodhidharma was a Buddhist monk who lived during the 5th/6th century CE. He is traditionally credited as the transmitter of Ch'an to China, and regarded as the first Chinese patriarch. According to Chinese legend, he also began the physical training of the Shaolin monks that led to the creation of Shaolinquan.

Source/Notes: The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma (2009 edition), Macmillan - ISBN: 9781429952767
Source/Notes: The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma (2009 edition), Macmillan - ISBN: 9781429952767

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Source/Notes: The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma (2009 edition), Macmillan - ISBN: 9781429952767

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Source/Notes: The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma (2009 edition), Macmillan - ISBN: 9781429952767
Source/Notes: The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma (2009 edition), Macmillan - ISBN: 9781429952767