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Abhedananda in India in 1906
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written by Swami Abhedananda, 1866-1939 (Kolkata, West Bengal: Ramakrishna Order, 1996, originally published 1968), 281 page(s)
Swami Abhedananda went to the West at the clarion call of his beloved spiritual brother, Swami Vivekananda, for spiritual ministration from which he continued for over a quarter of a century. He paid a short visit to India, his motherland, in 1906 after a hard toil of ten years in the West and for seven months he...
written by Swami Abhedananda, 1866-1939 (Kolkata, West Bengal: Ramakrishna Order, 1996, originally published 1968), 281 page(s)
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Le Beau Nanda
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written by Aśvaghoṣa, 0080-0150 (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2019), 184 page(s)
L'ancienne littérature bouddhiste sanskrite, non canonique et poétique, n'est ni connue ni traduite en France. Le Beau Nanda, texte daté autour de l'an 100 de notre ère, est un exemple de ce genre littéraire. Il narre la lente conversion au bouddhisme de Nanda, le demi-frère du Bouddha. Jusqu'alors non dispo...
written by Aśvaghoṣa, 0080-0150 (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2019), 184 page(s)
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Being Buddhist in a Christian World: Gender and Community in a Korean American Temple
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written by Sharon A. Suh, fl. 2004 (Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2004), 250 page(s)
Challenging Western notions of Buddhism as a self-effacing path to rebirth and enlightenment, Sharon Suh shows how first-generation Korean Americans at Sa Chal Temple in Los Angeles have applied Buddhist doctrines to the project of finding and knowing the self in everyday life. Buddhism, for these Buddhists, serve...
written by Sharon A. Suh, fl. 2004 (Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2004), 250 page(s)
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Bhakti and Power: Debating India's Religion of the Heart
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written by Richard H. Davis, 1951-, William R. Pinch, fl. 2019, Aditi Natasha Kini, fl. 2019, Tyler Williams, fl. 2019, Divya Cherian, fl. 2019, Shrivatsa Goswami, 1950-, Okita Kiyokazu, fl. 2019, David L. Haberman, 1952-, Phyllis Granoff, 1947-, Manpreet Kaur, fl. 2019, John E. Cort, 1953-, Joel Lee, fl. 2019, Eben Graves, fl. 2019, Heidi R. M. Pauwels, fl. 2019, Gil Ben-Herut, fl. 2019, Karen Pechilis, fl. 2019, Christian Lee Novetzke, fl. 2019 and Jack Hawley, fl. 2006; edited by Jack Hawley, fl. 2006, Christian Lee Novetzke, fl. 2019 and Swapna Sharma, fl. 2019 (Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2019), 272 page(s)
Bhakti, a term ubiquitous in the religious life of South Asia, has meanings that shift dramatically according to context and sentiment. Sometimes translated as “personal devotion,” bhakti nonetheless implies and fosters public interaction. It is often associated with the marginalized voices of women and lower...
written by Richard H. Davis, 1951-, William R. Pinch, fl. 2019, Aditi Natasha Kini, fl. 2019, Tyler Williams, fl. 2019, Divya Cherian, fl. 2019, Shrivatsa Goswami, 1950-, Okita Kiyokazu, fl. 2019, David L. Haberman, 1952-, Phyllis Granoff, 1947-, Manpreet Kaur, fl. 2019, John E. Cort, 1953-, Joel Lee, fl. 2019, Eben Graves, fl. 2019, Heidi R. M. Pauwels, fl. 2019, Gil Ben-Herut, fl. 2019, Karen Pechilis, fl. 2019, Christian Lee Novetzke, fl. 2019 and Jack Hawley, fl. 2006; edited by Jack Hawley, fl. 2006, Christian Lee Novetzke, fl. 2019 and Swapna Sharma, fl. 2019 (Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2019), 272 page(s)
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Bouddha et Epicure
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written by Christophe Richard (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2012), 136 page(s)
Bouddha et Epicure : deux maîtres de vie que la postérité a qualifiés de "médecins de l'humanité", tant leur message n'a cessé de répondre aux inquiétudes des hommes. Cet ouvrage montre leurs surprenantes similitudes : une théorie de l'atome et du vide comme trame de la réalité, le rejet de toute trans...
written by Christophe Richard (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2012), 136 page(s)
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Bouddha - Un contemporain des Anciens Grecs - Essai de dialogue entre cultures
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written by Nguyen Dang Truc, fl. 2010 (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2010), 204 page(s)
Evoquer le Bouddha comme un contemporain des Anciens Grecs, ce n'est pas faire un rapprochement historique, mais c'est essentiellement constater leur appréhension commune du Temps qui donne sens à l'humanité de l'homme. Pour le Temps bouddhique de l'autre rive comme pour le Cronos Antique de la Tragédie Gr...
written by Nguyen Dang Truc, fl. 2010 (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2010), 204 page(s)
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Bouddha - Vie d'un homme
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written by Christophe Richard (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2015), 158 page(s)
La vie du Bouddha a souvent donné lieu à une vision fantasmée, voire fantastique, de son cheminement. Pourtant, loin d'un surnaturel certes symbolique, son existence fut bien celle d'un homme, dont l'expérience est accessible à chacun. Concise et exhaustive, cette biographie reprend les étapes marquantes de...
written by Christophe Richard (Paris, Ile-de-France: L'Harmattan, 2015), 158 page(s)
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[Front Matter]
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written by Shunryu Suzuki, 1904-1971; edited by Michael Wenger, 1947- and Mel Weitsman, 1929-; in Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness: Zen Talks on the Sandokai (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1999, originally published 1999), 1-9
When Shunryu Suzuki Roshi's Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind was published in 1972, it was enthusiastically embraced by Westerners eager for spiritual insight and knowledge of Zen. The book became the most successful treatise on Buddhism in English, selling more than one million copies to date. Branching Streams Flow in...
written by Shunryu Suzuki, 1904-1971; edited by Michael Wenger, 1947- and Mel Weitsman, 1929-; in Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness: Zen Talks on the Sandokai (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1999, originally published 1999), 1-9
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Handbook of East Asian New Religious Movements
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written by Pascal Bourdeaux, fl. 2018, Jérémy Jammes, fl. 2018, Sergei Blagov, fl. 2018, Benjamin Penny, 1959-, Emily C. Dunn, fl. 2008, Esther-Maria Guggenmos, fl. 2018, Marcus Günzel, 1965-, Yao Yu-Shuang, fl. 2015, Philip Clart, fl. 2018, Edward A. Irons, fl. 2018, Donald L. Baker, fl. 2018, Kim Hui-yeon, fl. 2018, Bongkil Chung, fl. 2010, John Jorgensen, fl. 2010, Carl F. Young, fl. 2018, Paul L. Beirne, fl. 2018, Erica Baffelli, fl. 2018, Gregory Wilkinson, fl. 2018, Ugo Dessì, fl. 2018, Victoria Rose Montrose, fl. 2018, Matsuoka Hideaki, fl. 2018, Anne Mette Fisker-Nielsen, fl. 2018, Birgit Staemmler, fl. 2018, Monica Schrimpf, fl. 2018, Nancy Kinue Stalker, 1962-, Timothy Smith, fl. 2018, Barbara Rossetti Ambros, fl. 2018, Franz Winter, fl. 2018 and Lukas Pokorny, fl. 2018; edited by Franz Winter, fl. 2018, Lukas Pokorny, fl. 2018, James R. Lewis, 1949- and Carole M. Cusak, fl. 2018, in Brill Handbooks on Contemporary Religion, Volume 16 (Leiden, South Holland: Brill (Publisher), 2018), 635 page(s)
A vibrant cauldron of new religious developments, East Asia (China/Taiwan, Korea, Japan, and Vietnam) presents a fascinating arena of related research for scholars across disciplines. Edited by Lukas Pokorny and Franz Winter, the Handbook of East Asian New Religious Movements provides the first comprehensive and r...
written by Pascal Bourdeaux, fl. 2018, Jérémy Jammes, fl. 2018, Sergei Blagov, fl. 2018, Benjamin Penny, 1959-, Emily C. Dunn, fl. 2008, Esther-Maria Guggenmos, fl. 2018, Marcus Günzel, 1965-, Yao Yu-Shuang, fl. 2015, Philip Clart, fl. 2018, Edward A. Irons, fl. 2018, Donald L. Baker, fl. 2018, Kim Hui-yeon, fl. 2018, Bongkil Chung, fl. 2010, John Jorgensen, fl. 2010, Carl F. Young, fl. 2018, Paul L. Beirne, fl. 2018, Erica Baffelli, fl. 2018, Gregory Wilkinson, fl. 2018, Ugo Dessì, fl. 2018, Victoria Rose Montrose, fl. 2018, Matsuoka Hideaki, fl. 2018, Anne Mette Fisker-Nielsen, fl. 2018, Birgit Staemmler, fl. 2018, Monica Schrimpf, fl. 2018, Nancy Kinue Stalker, 1962-, Timothy Smith, fl. 2018, Barbara Rossetti Ambros, fl. 2018, Franz Winter, fl. 2018 and Lukas Pokorny, fl. 2018; edited by Franz Winter, fl. 2018, Lukas Pokorny, fl. 2018, James R. Lewis, 1949- and Carole M. Cusak, fl. 2018, in Brill Handbooks on Contemporary Religion, Volume 16 (Leiden, South Holland: Brill (Publisher), 2018), 635 page(s)
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The Buddha's Doctrine And The Nine Vehicles
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written by José Ignacio Cabezón, 1956- (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 312 page(s)
Following the fall of the Tibetan empire and the ensuing "period of fragmentation," the twelfth and thirteenth centuries saw tremendous religious efflorescence in Tibet. Although the Tibetan scholars and adepts of this period continued to draw from the texts and practices of Indian Buddhism, they also began to cra...
written by José Ignacio Cabezón, 1956- (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 312 page(s)
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