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Buddho-Confucian Rituals, Filial Piety, and Ritual Monks

  title={Buddho-Confucian Rituals, Filial Piety, and Ritual Monks},
  author={S. Kim},
  journal={The Review of Korean Studies},
  • S. Kim
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • The Review of Korean Studies
  • The increased popularity of Buddhist rituals in the 16 th to the 18 th centuries of the Joseon period can be characterized as broad popularization of rituals. Rituals were part of a shared practice among the various traditions including Confucianism, Buddhism, and Shamanism through which people communed with the spirits. One of the main underlying norms of Buddhist rituals was filial piety which had been a general societal virtue. This was part of a complex process of adaptation through which… CONTINUE READING
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