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Ryōkan Taigu

Other names Eizō Yamamoto
Born 1758 Niigata, Japan
Died  1831
Tradition Tibetan Buddhism
School  Sōtō
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Ryōkan Taigu lived much of his life as a hermit. Ryōkan spent much of his time writing poetry, calligraphy, and communing with nature. His poetry is often very simple and inspired by nature.
Famous Quote:
The thief
Left it behind-
The moon at the window.
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