Major Traditions of Japanese Buddhism

Name the major traditions and schools of Japanese Buddhism founded prior to the Meiji Restoration (1868).
Source: Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhism_in_Japan#Japanese_Buddhist_schools)
Not all schools are included
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1. Nara school
Hosso
2. Another Nara school
Jojitsu
3. Another Nara school
Kegon
4. Another Nara school
Kusha
5. Another Nara school
Risshu
6. Another Nara school
Sanron
7. Heian school transmitted from China by Saicho
Tendai
8. Heian school transmitted from China by Kukai
Shingon
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9. Kamakura tradition based on devotion to Amida
Pure Land
10. School of #9 founded by Honen
Jodo-shu
11. School of #9 founded by Shinran
Jodo Shinshu
12. Kamakura tradition that emphasizes meditation
Zen
13. School of #12 transmitted from China by Eisai
Rinzai
14. School of #12 transmitted from China by Dogen
Soto
15. Kamakura tradition founded by a Lotus Sutra enthusiast
Nichiren
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