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The Formation of Ch'an Ideology in China and Korea: The Vajrasamadhi-Sutra, a Buddhist Apocryphon (Princeton Library of Asian Translations)

READ & DOWNLOAD Û The Formation of Ch'an Ideology in China and Korea: The Vajrasamadhi-Sutra, a Buddhist Apocryphon (Princeton Library of Asian Translations) N in China Korea and Japan should be treated as a wholeOriginally published in 1989The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print on demand technology to again make available previously out of print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 190

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READ & DOWNLOAD Û The Formation of Ch'an Ideology in China and Korea: The Vajrasamadhi-Sutra, a Buddhist Apocryphon (Princeton Library of Asian Translations) This book is a translation and study of the Vajrasamadhi Sutra and an examination of its broad implications for the development of East Asian Buddhism The Vajrasamadhi Sutra was traditionally assumed to have been translated from Sanskrit but some modern scholars principally in Japan have proposed that it is instead an indigenous Chinese composition In contrast to both of these views Robert Buswell maintains it was written in Korea around AD 685 by a Korean adept affiliated with the East Mountain school of the nascent Chinese Ch'an tradition He thus considers it to be the oldest work of Korean Ch'

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READ & DOWNLOAD Û The Formation of Ch'an Ideology in China and Korea: The Vajrasamadhi-Sutra, a Buddhist Apocryphon (Princeton Library of Asian Translations) An or Son which in Japan became known as the Zen school and the second oldest work of the sinitic Ch'an tradition as a whole Buswell makes his case for the scripture's dating authorship and provenance by placing the sutra in the context of Buddhist doctrinal writings and early Ch'an literature in China and Korea This approach leads him to an extensive analysis of the origins of Ch'an ideology in both countries and of the principal trends in the sinicization of Buddhism Buddhism has typically been studied in terms of independent national traditions but Buswell maintains that the history of religio


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    CHARACTERS Ù STATUSWHATSAPP.CO ´ Robert E. Buswell Jr. (Read) [The Formation of Ch'an Ideology in China and Korea: The Vajrasamadhi–Sutra, a Buddhist Apocryphon (Princeton Library of Asian Translations)] Alas I am finally learning that I have to skim read occasionally and can no longer read everything in all the books I read and so am not sure how in depth I'll be able to get in this review But the impression of the book was mostly interesting It looked at the Vajrasamadhi Sutra and it's commentary by a Korean Silla monk

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    READ & DOWNLOAD The Formation of Ch'an Ideology in China and Korea: The Vajrasamadhi-Sutra, a Buddhist Apocryphon (Princeton Library of Asian Translations) CHARACTERS Ù STATUSWHATSAPP.CO ´ Robert E. Buswell Jr. Robert E. Buswell Jr. ´ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD The larger part of this book is a wonderful historical and critical study of an apocryphal sutra The Vajrasamadhi Sutra that had a large impact particularly on Korean Buddhism The second part is the sutra which is typically dense and a bit of a drudge to get throughWhat I find most interesting in light of how those who fancy themselves purist

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  • Hardcover
  • 344
  • The Formation of Ch'an Ideology in China and Korea: The Vajrasamadhi-Sutra, a Buddhist Apocryphon (Princeton Library of Asian Translations)
  • Robert E. Buswell Jr.
  • English
  • 10 November 2019
  • 9780691073361