Bodhidharma

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Bodhidharma
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Bodhidharma, Ukiyo-e widblock prent bi Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, 1887.
Releegion Buddhism
Schuil Chan
Senior postin
Title Chanshi
1st Chan Patriarch
Successor Huike
Religious career
Students Huike

Bodhidharma wis a Buddhist monk wha leeved during the 5t or 6t century. He is tradeetionally creditit as the transmitter o Chan Buddhism tae Cheenae, an regairdit as its first Cheenese patriarch.