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Pali Literature by: K. Philosophy of the Buddha by: Christopher W. Cuevas and Jacqueline I. In particular, they show the extent to which these traditions, despite their claim to uniqueness, were indebted to larger trends in East Asian Buddhism, such as the cults of The essays in this volume attempt to place the Chan and Zen tradition in their ritual and cultural British Buddhism presents a useful insight into contemporary British Buddhist practice.
Beyond the Weberian Trails: An Essay on the Anthropology of Southeast Asian Buddhism
It provides Taking a comparative approach, this fieldwork-based study explores the lives and thoughts of Buddhist nuns in present-day Taiwan and Sri Lanka. The author examines the postcolonial background and its influence on the modern situation, as well as surveying the main historical, economic, and social factors which influence the position of nuns in Taking a comparative approach, this fieldwork-based study explores the lives and thoughts of Vastly different in belief and practice, two new Buddhist religious movements in Thailand, namely the Wat Phra Dhammakaya and Santi Asoke emerged in Thailand in the s at a time of political uncertainty, social change and increasing dissatisfaction with the Thai Sangha and its leadership.
Examining these movements, which represent two Vastly different in belief and practice, two new Buddhist religious movements in Thailand, namely In Buddhist thought and practice, death has always been a central concept. This book provides a careful and thorough analysis of the rituals and social customs surrounding death in the Theravada tradition of Sri Lanka. Rita Langer describes the rituals of death and rebirth and investigates their ancient origins, analyzing social issues of the This book provides a Having identified early material that goes back to the Buddha himself, the author argues that the two teachers of the Buddha were historical figures.
Based on the early Brahminic literature, namely the early Upanishads and Moksadharma, the author asserts the origin of the method of meditation learned by the Buddha from these teachers, and attempts Having identified early material that goes back to the Buddha himself, the author argues that the Using textual analysis and criticism, it takes new approaches to the subject through a comparative study of Buddhist texts in Weber's claim that Buddhism is an otherworldly religion is only partially true.
Early sources indicate that the Buddha was sometimes diverted from supramundane interests to dwell on a variety of politically-related matters. The significance of Asoka Maurya as a paradigm for later traditions of Buddhist kingship is also well-attested.
However, there Early sources The key contributions of recent scholarship are evaluated and organised thematically to This book analyses the transplantation, development and adaptation of the two largest Tibetan and The area of Buddhist monasticism has long attracted the interest of Buddhist studies scholars and historians, but the interpretation of the nature and function of monasteries across diverse cultures and vast historical periods remains a focus for debate.
This book provides a multifaceted discussion of religious, social, cultural, artistic, and The area of Buddhist monasticism has long attracted the interest of Buddhist studies scholars and Toggle navigation.
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