变文 (變文) biànwén

biànwén proper noun Bianwen
Domain: Literature 文学 , Subdomain: China , Concept: Genre 体裁
Notes: A popular form of narrative literature flourishing in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) with alternate prose and rhymed parts for recitation and singing, often on Buddhist themes (Idema and Haft 1997, p. 58)

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 9 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄 — count: 4
  • Scroll 1 Dasheng Fa Yuan Yi Lin Zhang 大乘法苑義林章 — count: 2
  • Scroll 3 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 4 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄 — count: 2
  • Scroll 43 A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 佛祖統紀 — count: 1 , has English translation
  • Scroll 2 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 39 A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 佛祖統紀 — count: 1 , has English translation
  • Scroll 1 Hongming Ji (Collection on the Propagation and Clarification of Buddhism) 弘明集 — count: 1 , has English translation
  • Scroll 1 Za Piyu Jing 雜譬喻經 — count: 1
  • Scroll 1 Commentary on the Mūlamadhyamakakārikā 中觀論疏 — count: 1

Collocations

  • 豹变文 (豹變文) 玄豹變文雲弄晴 — Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄, Scroll 4 — count: 5
  • 变文义 (變文義) 者識上所變文義 — Dafang Guang Fo Huayan Jing Shu 大方廣佛華嚴經疏, Scroll 3 — count: 3
  • 雾变文 (霧變文) 豹霧變文之虎 — Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄, Scroll 9 — count: 2