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Essays in idleness (tsurezuregusa) by yoshida kenkô (c 1283-c 1350) development of a buddhist aesthetic and influence on japanese culture. Yoshida kenko (1283-1352) was a buddhist priest, a reclusive scholar and poet who had ties to the aristocracy of medieval japan despite his links to the imperial. Available in: paperback despite the turbulent times in which he lived, the buddhist priest kenkō met the world with a measured eye as emperor. Kenkō (兼好, 1284 – 1350) was a japanese author and buddhist monk his most famous work is tsurezuregusa (essays in idleness), one of the most studied works of.
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