ZUIGAKU REMPÔ NIWA ZENJI (1905—1993)

GUDO WAFU NISHIJIMA (1919 - 2014)

MIKE CHODO CROSS (1959-PRESENT)

INDIAN PATRIARCHS

  1. Shakyamuni Buddha
  2. Mahakasyapa
  3. Ananda
  4. Shanavasin

  5. Upagupta

  6. Dhitika

  7. Mishaka

  8. Vasumitra

  9. Buddhanandi

  10. Buddhamitra 

  11. Parshva 

  12. Punyayasha 

  13. Anabodhi

  14. Kapimala

  15. Nagarjuna

  16. Kanadeva

  17. Rahulabhadra

  18. Samghanandi

  19. Samghayathata

  20. Kumaralata

  21. Shayata

  22. Vasubandhu

  23. Manorata

  24. Haklenayasha

  25. Simhabodhi

  26. Bashashita

  27. Sunyamitra

  28. Prajnadhara

  29. Bodhidharma

CHINESE PATRIARCHS

  1. Bodhidharma (470-532)
  2. Eka (Hui-K'o) (487-593)
  3. Sosan (Seng-Ts'an) (? -606)
  4. Doshin (Hsin-Tao) (580-651)
  5. Gunin (Konin) (Hung-Jen) (601-674)
  6. Eno (Hui-neng) (638-713)
  7. Seigen Gyoshi (Ch’ing-Yûan Hsing-Ssu) (660-740)
  8. Sekito Kisen (Shih-T’ou Hsi-Ch’ien) (700-790)
  9. Yakusan Igen (Yûeh-Shan Wei-Yen) (745-828)
  10. Ungan Donjo (Yûn-Yen T’an-Sheng) (780-841)
  11. Tozan Ryokai (Tung-Shan Liang-Chieh) (807-869)
  12. Sozan Honjaku (Ts’ao-Shan Pen-Chi) (840-901)
  13. Ungo Doyo (Yûn-Chû Tao-Ying) (? -909)
  14. Doan Dohi
  15. Doan Kanshi
  16. Ryozan Enkan (Liang-Shan Yûan-Kuan)
  17. Taiyo Kyogen (943-1027) 
  18. Toshi Gisei (1032-1083)
  19. Fuyo Dokai (Fu-Ying Tao-Kai) (1043-1118)
  20. Tanka Shinjun (Tan-Hsia Tzu-Ch’un) (? – 1119) 
  21. Wanshi Shogaku (Hung-Chih Cheng- Chûeh) (1091-1157)
  22. Shingetsu Shoryo (Chen-Hsieh Ch’ing-Liao)
  23. Tendo Sokaku
  24. Setcho Chikan (1105-1192)
  25. Tendo Nyojo (T’ien-T’ung Ju-Ching) (1163-1228)
  26. Dogen Kigen (1200-1253)

JAPANESE PATRIARCHS

  1. Eihei Dôgen (1200-1253)
  2. Koun Ejô (1198-1280)
  3. Tettsû Gikai (1219-1309) 
  4. Keizan Jôkin (1264-1325)
  5. Gasan Jôseki (1275-1365)
  6. Taigen Soshin (d. 1371) 
  7. Baisan Mompon (d. 1417)
  8. Jochû Tengin (1365-1437)
  9. Sekisô Enchû (d. 1455)
  10. Taigan Sôbai (d. 1502)
  11. Kensô Jôshun (d.1507)
  12. Jisan Yôkun
  13. Daichû Reijô
  14. Nan'ô Ryôkun
  15. Daijû Ryûzon
  16. Hôgan Zensatsu
  17. Ryôzan Chôzen
  18. Kisshû Genshô
  19. Kigai Mon'ô
  20. Kanshû Taisatsu
  21. Tensô Juntetsu
  22. Kenkoku Keisatsu
  23. Raiten Gensatsu
  24. Kengan Zesatsu
  25. Hôkoku Satsuyû
  26. Rotei Shoshuku
  27. Fuhô Tatsuden
  28. Kachû Jakuchû
  29. Bunzan Kôrin
  30. Daichû Bunki [Daichû Getsuzan]
  31. Chôko Bungei
  32. Roshû Ezen
  33. Reisai Emon
  34. Tokuzui Tenrin
  35. Shogaku Rinzui
  36. Butsuzan Zuimyô (Machita)
  37. Bukkan Myôkoku (Niwa)
  38. Butsuan Emyô (Niwa)
  39. Zuigaku Rempô (Niwa, 1905-1993)
  40. Gudô Wafu (Nishijma, 1919-2014)
  41. Chodo Cross (b. 1959-)