Kalpana Kalpana (Editor)

Ōbaku no Sanpitsu

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19

Ōbaku no Sanpitsu (黄檗三筆) is a name given to a group of three famous Chinese calligraphers who lived in Japan:

  • Ingen Ryūki, 隱元隆琦 1592-1673
  • Mokuan Shōtō,木庵性瑫 1611-1684
  • Sokuhi Nyoitsu, 即非如一 1616-1671
  • They are all connected with the Ōbaku school of Zen Buddhism. Analogous groups of famous calligraphers include the Sanseki and Sanpitsu.

    References

    Ōbaku no Sanpitsu Wikipedia


    B
    i
    Link
    H2
    L