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Burning for the Buddha: Self-Immolation in Chinese Buddhism

James A. Benn - Religion - 2007 - 360 pages
Burning for the Buddha: Self-Immolation in Chinese Buddhism is the first book-length study of the theory and practice of "abandoning the body" (self-immolation) in Chinese ...
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Spreading the Dhamma: Writing, Orality, And Textual Transmission in Buddhist ...

Daniel M. Veidlinger - Religion - 2006 - 259 pages
How did early Buddhists actually encounter the seminal texts of their religion? What were the attitudes held by monks and lay-people toward the written and oral Pali traditions ...
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Domesticating the Dharma: Buddhist Cults and the Hwaŏm Synthesis in Silla Korea

Richard D. McBride - History - 2008 - 228 pages
Western scholarship has hitherto described the assimilation of Buddhism in Korea in terms of the importation of Sino-Indian and Chinese intellectual schools. This has led to an ...
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The Western Esoteric Traditions : A Historical Introduction: A Historical ...

Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke Chair of Western Esotericism and Director of the Centre for the Study of Western Esotericism University of Exeter - Religion - 2008 - 296 pages
Western esotericism has now emerged as an academic study in its own right, combining spirituality with an empirical observation of the natural world while also relating the ...
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Buddhism in World Cultures: Comparative Perspectives

Stephen C. Berkwitz - Reference - 2006 - 373 pages
A comprehensive overview of modern Buddhism across cultures, showing how this ancient religion has adapted to recent social and political change.
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The Pocket Chogyam Trungpa

Chogyam Trungpa - Reference - 2008
Here is a treasury of 108 short teachings by Chögyam Trungpa, one of the most influential Buddhist teachers of our time. Pithy and immediate, these teachings address a range of ...
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Teachings on Love

Thich Nhat Hanh - Family & Relationships - 2008
Teachings on Love is a treasure trove of guidance for couples, families, and individuals who want to nourish the gift and strength of their relationships and deal creatively ...
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The History of the Buddha's Relic Shrine : A Translation of the Sinhala ...

Stephen C. Berkwitz Assistant Professor of Religious Studies Southwest Missouri State University - Religion - 2006 - 320 pages
Buddhist chronicles have long been had a central place in the study of Buddhism. Scholars, however, have relied almost exclusively on Pali works that were composed by elites ...
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Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism

Chogyam Trungpa - Religion - 2008 - 300 pages
In this modern spiritual classic, the Tibetan meditation master Chögyam Trungpa highlights the commonest pitfall to which every aspirant on the spiritual path falls prey: what ...
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