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A kuri is the kitchen of a Zen monastery,[1] typically located behind the Butsuden (or, Buddha Hall). Historically the kuri was a kitchen which prepared meals only for the abbot and his guests, though in modern Japan the kuri now functions as the kitchen and administrative office for the entire monastery.[2][3]

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  1. Kinoshita, 259
  2. Baroni, 201
  3. Watanabe, 34

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