一指头禅 (一指頭禪) yī zhǐ tóu chán

yī zhǐ tóu chán set phrase single finger Chan
Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Chan School , Concept: Koan 公案
Notes: Quote: from Koan 19 of 碧巖錄 “Blue Cliff Record”; see also 俱胝一指 (retranslated from Ch’ung-hsien, K’o-ch’in, and Thomas F. Cleary trans. 1998, p. 109; FGDB '俱胝一指')

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  • Scroll 2 The Blue Cliff Record (Biyanlu) 佛果圜悟禪師碧巖錄 — count: 3 , has English translation
  • Scroll 13 Quotations from Chan Master Dahui Pujue 大慧普覺禪師語錄 — count: 2
  • Scroll 6 Wan Song Laoren Ping Chang Tian Tong Jue Heshang Song Gu Congrong An Lu 萬松老人評唱天童覺和尚頌古從容庵錄 — count: 2 , has English translation
  • Scroll 1 Quotations from Chan Master Caoshan Yuanzheng from Fuzhou 撫州曹山元證禪師語錄 — count: 2
  • Scroll 5 Quotations from Chan Master Dahui Pujue 大慧普覺禪師語錄 — count: 2
  • Scroll 11 Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 景德傳燈錄 — count: 2
  • Scroll 3 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 6 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 3 Quotations from Chan Master Ming Jue 明覺禪師語錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 1 Quotations from Chan Master Caoshan Yuanzheng from Fuzhou 撫州曹山本寂禪師語錄 — count: 1

Collocations

  • 天龙一指头禅 (天龍一指頭禪) 吾得天龍一指頭禪 — Quotations from Chan Master Caoshan Yuanzheng from Fuzhou 撫州曹山元證禪師語錄, Scroll 1 — count: 8
  • 俱胝一指头禅 (俱胝一指頭禪) 俱胝一指頭禪 — Quotations from Chan Master Caoshan Yuanzheng from Fuzhou 撫州曹山元證禪師語錄, Scroll 1 — count: 3
  • 用一指头禅 (用一指頭禪) 只用一指頭禪不盡 — The Blue Cliff Record (Biyanlu) 佛果圜悟禪師碧巖錄, Scroll 2 — count: 3