Hsing-hua Ts'ung-chiang (Koke Zonsho) 830-888

Student of Lin-chi (Rinzai) and teacher of Nan-yuan Hui-yung

Ts'ung-chiang appears in Lin-chi's memorial record as his heir. He became Lin-chi's student in 861 and after his enlightenment went on pilgimage, returning later to serve his master until his death.

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