Re: hello im new
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "JL Badgley" <tatsushu@...> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 5, 2008 at 2:32 PM, oracron111 <oracron111@...> wrote:
> > --- In email@example.com, "JL Badgley" <tatsushu@> wrote:
> > thanks for the reply i know vary little other then what ive seen
> > that page and what i have read about jodo today. the period imgoing
> > for is Muromachi. some time after the war involving the jodomonks.
> > cant remember the exact war but it had to do with the jodo monkssite
> > being called upon to defend the lord.
> Sorry about the pictures... I forget that the English side of the
> doesn't link to the individual costumes the same way. Let me repostheres the site i got it from
> those for you.
> As for the war you are talking about: What source are you using for
> that? Where did you hear about it? I'm not familiar with anything
> quite like what you are talking about. More information might be
- Noble Cousin!
Greetings from Solveig!
> Komyoji is the temple im from. Manabu is my given name and it meansI'm afraid that I am rather skeptical about this. LOTS of monks went on
> study. maro i read was an appropriate finisher to a name and it means
> self. kokaku is my describing name or nick name and it means loan
> traveller. as im playing a travailing monk.
pilgrimages, study trips, and what naught. Also, if you were a monk,
you would have had a name in religion. That is simply how things worked.
One of the things that I did do was look up several Jodo sect monks.
do not appear to have been known by the formal names of their temple,
but there were examples of being known by oblique reference. Manabu
does indeed mean study, but I do not understand why a monk would be
known as 学麻呂 Manabumaro. Unless you are fairly early, -maro is an
ending for a childhood name. Yet, you claim to be a wandering monk.
Monasteries just didn't send their young acolytes out the door like
Also, I suspect that you are way too old for such a name unless you are
from a comparatively early period.
Your Humble Servant
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