gongyo

/ (ˈɡɒnɡjəʊ) /

noun

(in Nichiren Buddhism) a ceremony, performed twice a day, involving reciting parts of the Lotus Sutra and chanting the Daimoku to the Gohonzon

Nearby words

  1. gonfalonier,
  2. gonfanon,
  3. gong,
  4. gong buoy,
  5. gongorism,
  6. goniatite,
  7. gonidium,
  8. gonif,
  9. gonin operation,
  10. gonio-

Word Origin for gongyo

from Japanese, literally: assiduous practice

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