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Buddhist sutras, origin, development, transmission

by Mizuno, KoМ„gen

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Published by Kōsei Pub. in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism -- Sacred books -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesKyōden, sono seiritsu to tenkai.
    StatementKōgen Mizuno.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ1113 .M5913 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3075977M
    ISBN 104333010284
    LC Control Number82175400

    Incorporating recent scholarship and theory, chapters include an overview of Chinese Buddhism, the crucial role of the Platform Sutra in the Chan tradition, and the dynamics of Huineng's biography. They probe the sutra's key philosophical arguments, its paradoxical teachings about transmission, and its position on ordination and other institutions. Mahayana, (Sanskrit: “Greater Vehicle”) movement that arose within Indian Buddhism around the beginning of the Common Era and became by the 9th century the dominant influence on the Buddhist cultures of Central and East Asia, which it remains today. It spread at one point also to Southeast Asia.

    A great pedagogical tool, Lopez's book is also an enjoyable read for anyone interested in Buddhism and Eastern religion, or the global reach of a single sacred text."--Publishers Weekly "In The Lotus Sutra: A Biography, Donald Lopez promises to trace the various roles of the Lotus Sutra as it has traversed the globe - and he delivers."--Paul. In September, Thich Nhat Hanh completed a profound, beautiful and radical new English translation of the Prajñaparamita Heart Sutra, one of the most important and well-known sutras in Buddhism. The Heart Sutra .

    Commentaries on Buddhist scriptures, particularly the sutras, offer rich insights into the complex relationship between Buddhist intellectual practices and the norms that inform and are informed by them. Richard F. Nance revisits and rewrites&mdashthe critical history of Buddhist thought, including its unique conception of doctrinal. The Hardcover of the The Complete Nyingma Tradition from Sutra to Tantra, Book Philosophical Systems and Lines of Transmission by Choying Tobden Dorje Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience.


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"Buddhist Sutras" is an erudite, yet accessible, account of the origins and historical movements of Buddhist scripture, throughout Asia; the book covers some 2, years, ending in the 20th century.

The book does not cover scriptural transmission to Europe and the Americas, but, rather, focuses on giving a consise, and detailed history the sutras origin they traveled through India, China, Cited by: 9. Buddhist Sutras: Origin, Development, Transmission by Kogen Mizuno () [Kogen Mizuno] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(4).

Buddhist Sutras: Origin, Development, Transmission. Kogen Mizuno. This book offers an engrossing account both of the origin and development of the sutras and of the monks who braved perilous journeys and mastered unfamiliar languages in order to carry the sutras to new lands.

Year. This book offers an engrossing account both of the origin and development of the sutras and of the monks who braved perilous journeys and mastered unfamiliar languages in order to carry the sutras to new : Get this from a library.

Buddhist sutras, origin, development, transmission. [Kōgen Mizuno]. Buddhist Sutras: Origin, Development, Transmission. Kōgen Mizuno Kōsei Publishing Co., Tokyo, () ; pp reviewed by Vladimir K. The transmission of Buddhism from the East to the West took less than one hundred years, beginning at a time when Buddhism was .Buddhist sutras: origin, development, transmission / K⁻ogen Mizuno Kōsei Pub Tokyo Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further.

Samyutagama Sutra, China, 11th century. Development Pali manuscript. The earliest Buddhist texts were passed down orally in Middle Indo-Aryan languages called Prakrits, including Gāndhārī language, the early Magadhan language and Pali through the use of.

Kaivalya Pada (34 sutras) – These sutras refer to the final stage of liberation that one can acquire through yoga. What are the 3 main beliefs of Buddhism. The 3 main beliefs of Buddhism or universal truths of Buddhism are: Nothing is lost in the universe.

Everything Changes. The Law of Cause and Effect. What is the main book of Buddhism. Namo Amitabha - Namo Buddhaya Welcome to Please read the Profile section for the purpose of this website. Below is compilations of all the Buddhist Sutras from A to Z.

To view an individual sutra, please scroll further down. About the Book. This book chronicles, through the centuries, the development and transmission of the Buddhist schools of thought that gave rise to the Lotus Sutra, spreading along the Silk Road, from India to the western, central, eastern and south-eastern regions of Asia.

Buddhism is a religion that was founded by Siddhartha Gautama (“The Buddha”) more than 2, years ago in India. With about million followers, scholars consider Buddhism one of. This book is intended for beginning meditators and students, and for use by instructors during Buddhist retreats for beginners.

It contains thirty lessons that lead progressively through the ancient and basic tenets of Buddhism and include instructions. Buddhism - Buddhism - Historical development: The Buddha was a charismatic leader who founded a distinctive religious community based on his unique teachings. Some of the members of that community were, like the Buddha himself, wandering ascetics.

Others were laypersons who venerated the Buddha, followed certain aspects of his teachings, and provided the wandering ascetics with the material.

An unsorted (not divided by school or lineage) collection of Buddhist Sutras Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Many scriptures are called "sutras" in Sanskrit or "sutta" in Pali. The word sutra or sutta means "thread." The word "sutra" in the title of a text indicates the work is a sermon of the Buddha or one of his major disciples. However, as we will explain later, many sutras probably have other origins.

“Thompson deserves our thanks for taking us beyond easy claims of Buddhist exceptionalism when it comes to spirituality and science.

Clear, engaging and accessible, this essential book unpacks the history of Buddhism and its ideas about self and mind, all in service of understanding how the West can best engage with the rising influence of this important and potent world view.”—Adam.

The scriptures of Mahayana were written between the 1st century BCE and the 5th century CE, although a few may have been written as late as the 7th century authors of these sutras are unknown.

They take their authority from the many generations of teachers and scholars who have recognized their wisdom. Sutra is a type of religious literature present in many Asian traditions such as Hinduism, Jainism and word sutra is a Sanskrit term that means “discourse” (in the Pali language: sutta).Another meaning suggested for the word sutra is “threads”.Sutras were originally oral traditions and designed to prompt the memory, which was probably the best alternative in a context.

In this book I set out to describe the living tradition of Buddhism throughout the centuries, and I confess that I do not know what the 'original gospel' of Buddhism was.

To regard all later Buddhist history as a record of the 'degeneration' of an 'original' gospel is like regarding an. Buddhist S ū tras: Origin, Development, Transmission. Tokyo, One of the most accessible historical treatments of the transmission and translation of s ū tras in China (although unfortunately lacking citations).

Nattier, Jan. "Church Language and Vernacular Language in Central Asian Buddhism." Numen 37 (): – Pollock, Sheldon. The Bodhicitta Sutra is a source work of the Mind Section, and is here translated in full for the first time.

The Bodhicitta Sutra is famed in Tibetan literature as the "Do Chu" (mDo bcu), which means The Ten Sutras. The first of the Ten Sutras is the Bodhicitta Sutra, and the next nine sutras are commentaries on it.The earliest Buddhist texts have preserved the Buddha's teachings in a form that reflects their oral transmission, with many repetitions, standardized phrases, and poetic rhythms.