General Background of Shingon. SHINGON BUDDHISM is a religion that was established by Kôbô Daishi (Kûkai) at the beginning of the Heian period.
The Japanese Buddhist school of Shingon is something of an anomaly. It is a Mahayana school, but it is also a form of esoteric or tantric Buddhism and the only.
The Teachings of. Shingon Esoteric Buddhism. The Legend of the Origins of The Esoteric Teachings · Dainichi Nyorai, The Chief Deity In Shingon Buddhism.