Nichiren

[nich-er-uh n; Japanese nee-chee-ren]
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Nichiren

noun
  1. a Buddhist sect of Japan based on the teachings of the Buddhist priest Nichiren (1222–82), who claimed that the Lotus Sutra contained the only way to enlightenment
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