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Please note that this list is incomplete. In Chan (Chinese Zen) all Masters are vegetarian or vegan.*
Pages of names with no link are under construction.
If you want to add names, please contact Shabkar.Org.

*See for details on the Chan diet the English translation of the Chanyuan quinggui (The Rules of Purity for the Chan Monastery). p.115, p.248 n.24-25.

7 th century BC
Master Mazu

15 th. century
Rennyo Shonin (?)

16 th. - 17th. century
Master Lianchi Zhuhung

17 th. century
Master Tetsugen Doko

19 th. - 20th century
Master Hsu Yun

20 th. century

Master Hsuan Hua
Master Kusan Sunim
Master Seo Kyung-bo Sunim

20 th. - 21th century
CU Shifu
Rev. Josho Adrian Cirlea

Rev. Heng Sure
Master Hsing Yun
Master Sheng-yen
Roshi Philip Kapleau
Suma Ching Hai
Thich Nhat Hanh
Thich Thanh Tu
Vanja Palmers

(If a name at the left is not mentioned above then the biographical details are unknown to me. Pages of names with no link are under construction./AK)

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