Arhat: Liberated individual. Avidya: Ignorance. Bodhisattva: Buddha who continues to practice benefiting all beings. Buddha: Enlightened one. Gassho: Hand position with palms placed together vertically in front
of body. Hondo: Formal hall for rituals and ceremonies. Karma: Literally deed or phenomenon, cause and effect. Kensho: Experience of seeing into one's own nature. Kinhin: Walking zazen. Koan: Literally, a 'public record;' a story pointing to realization.