Zen

Zen Circle

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The Zen circle, a popular motif in Zen art, represents the entire universe in a single, perfect stroke. Although simple, images like this are difficult to paint successfully and thus must be done with a clear mind focused on the task.

Source

  • Meher McArthur, Reading Buddhist Art: An Illustrated Guide to Buddhist Signs and Symbols (Thames & Hudson, 2004), 167.
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Title Zen Circle
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Last UpdatedMarch 8, 2021
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MLA Citation “Zen Circle.” ReligionFacts.com. 8 Mar. 2021. Web. Accessed 11 May. 2021. <religionfacts.com/zen-circle>