Lan-chi Tao-lung (Rankei Doryu) 1203-68

Chinese master of the Yogi line of the Rinzai lineage who travelled to Japan in 1246. Under Shogun Hojo Tokiyori he founded Joraku-ji and Kencho-ji monasteries. He was the student of several chinese masters, but most notably Wu-chun Shih-fan (Bushun [mujun] Shiban).

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