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Introduction & Critical Guide to the Study of Early Ascetic Shakuhachi History & Ideology in Particular

Torsten Olafsson • 無穴笛オーラフソン トーステンデンマーク • Denmark

 



Introduction

About this Research Project

Realizations & Conclusions

Highlighted Pictures

Highlighted Quotations

Texts, Quotations & Illustrations
A Chronological Overview:

 •  India
 •  China
 •  Japan
 •  The West

To be - or not to be:
     a "Zen Buddhist Priest"?


Errors, Misconceptions & Loose Ends

The Source Collections

The Written Sources

1470?: The Kyōgen Play Rakuami

1505: Kōrin's Shakuhachi Essay

1512: The Taigenshō Music Treatise

The Komosō & Fuke-komosō Sources

1614: The Keichō kemmon-shū

1628: The Kaidō Honsoku Evidence

1628: The Kaidō Honsoku Thesis

1640s?: The Hotoke-gotoba Evidence

1646: Isshi Bunshu's Letter
     to the Komusō Sandō Mugetsu


1646 ... The Hottō Kokushi Legend

The Early Komusō Texts

The Kyōto/Kansai Sources

The Edo/Kantō/Tōkyō Sources

1664: Shichiku shoshinshū

1677: The Empō 5, 6th Month
     Reihō-ji Ordinance


1678: The Empō 5, 12th Month
     Komusō-ha Oboe Memorandum


1687: The Jōkyō 4, 6th Month
     Reihō-ji Ordinance


1694: Engetsu's Honsoku deshi ...

1703 & 1705: The Myōan-ji
     c/o Kōkoku-ji Interrelationship


1732: The Shakuhachi denrai-ki

1735: Myōan-ji's Kyorei-zan engi ...

1740?: Keichō no okitegaki -
     Existing Reprint Versions


1795: Kyotaku denki kokujikai

1816: Miyaji Ikkan's Shakuhachi hikki

1823: Hisamatsu Fūyō's Hitori mondō

1848: Bakufu Government Decree
     re-administrating the "Fuke Sect"


1871: Bakufu Government Decree
     bans & dissolves the "Fuke Sect"


1890 ... The Legacy of Higuchi Taizan

1930s: Uramoto Setchō Credo

1970s: Myōan Taizan-ha Thought & Credos

Honkyoku Music History
     Ascetic Shakuhachi Titles


Miyagawa Nyozan's Honkyoku 'Ajikan'

Myōan Taizan-ha Notation

Literature

Links

Profile / Bio / CV

Contact Info


1512: The Taigenshō Music Treatise

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體源抄 / 体源抄 - TAIGENSHŌ

Dated Eishō 9, 1512.
Authored by Toyohara Sumiaki, 豊原統秋, 1450-1524.

Source: Toyohara/Masamune, 1933, vol. 2, pp. 625-636.

Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 625


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter


Page 626


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 627


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 628


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 629


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 630


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

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Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 632


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 633


Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

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Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

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Taigenshō:, Shakuhachi chapter

Page 636


The shakuhachi chapter in the Taigenshō, Maki 5.

Link to online version of the Taigenshō Vol. 2 at www.archive.org
- Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, University of Toronto


Go to pages 625 through 636 in the PDF. views 247 to 258.


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