Buddhist Chant

A Buddhist chant is a form of musical verse or incantation, in some ways analogous to Hindu, Christian or Jewish religious recitations. They exist in just about every part of the Buddhist world, from the Wats in Thailand to the Tibetan Buddhist temples in India and Tibet. Almost every Buddhist school has some tradition of chanting associated with it, regardless of being Theravada or Mahayana.

Read more about Buddhist Chant:  Traditional Chanting, Non-canonical Uses of Buddhist Chanting

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Non-canonical Uses of Buddhist Chanting
... a number of New Age and experimental schools related to Buddhist thought which practise chanting, some with understanding of the words, others merely based on repetition ... tend to be syncretic and incorporate Hindu japa and other such traditions alongside the Buddhist influences ... While not strictly a variation of Buddhist chanting in itself, Japanese Shigin (詩吟) is a form of chanted poetry that reflects several principles of Zen Buddhism ...
Buddhist Culture And Art - Buddhist Music
... Buddhist music prominently includes Honkyoku, Buddhist chant, and Shomyo ... Buddhist chant is the chant used in or inspired by Buddhism, including many genres in many cultures ... Throat singing in Tibetan Buddhist chant ...

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