Nichiren Buddhism

[ nich-er-uh n ]
/ ˈnɪtʃ ər ən /

noun

a doctrine of salvation based on the Lotus Sutra.

Origin of Nichiren Buddhism

after Nichiren (1222–82), a Japanese Buddhist monk who advocated the doctrine
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