Collection of commentary and dissertation. Collection of essays 1993 : Buddhism across boundaries : Chinese Buddhism and the western regions

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9575438604 
ISBN 13
9789575438609 
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Publication Year
1999 
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Buddhist literature--Asia, Central--Congresses.; Buddhist literature, Chinese--Congresses.; Oriental philology--Congresses. 
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xxi, 544 pages : 21 cm.; Papers from a conference held Jan. 1993 at Hsi Lai Temple, Hacienda Heights, Calif., under the sponsorship of the Fo Kuang Shan Foundation for Buddhist & Culture Education and Hsi Lai University.; Buddhism across boundaries : the foreign input / Erik Zürcher -- Early Prakrit and Sanskrit manuscripts from Xinjiang (second to fifth/sixth centuries C.E. : paleography, literary evidence and their relation to Buddhist schools / Lore Sander -- Buddhist Sanskrit texts from Northern Turkestan and their relation to the Chinese Tripiṭaka / Jens-Uwe Hartmann -- The oldest Buddhist incantation in Chinese? : a preliminary study of the Chinese transcriptions of the Mantra in the Druma-kinnara-rāja-paripṛcchā-sūtra / Paul Harrison and W. South Coblin -- Prakritic phonological elements in Chinese Buddhist transcriptions : data from Xuanying's Yiqiejing yinyi / Robert E. Buswell, Jr. -- Aśvaghoṣa in Central Asia : some comments on the recensional history of his works in light of recent manuscripts discoveries / Richard Salomon -- Khotan, an early center of Buddhism in Chinese Turkestan / Prods Oktor Skjærvø -- Textual sources for Buddhism in Khotan / Hiroshi Kumamoto -- The Khotanese antecedents of The sūtra of the wise and the foolish (Xianyu jing) / Victor H. Mair -- Aršak, Parthian Buddhists, and "Iranian" Buddhism / David A. Utz -- The "Sūtra of complete enlightenment" in Old Turkish Buddhism / Peter Zieme -- Rituals, religious communities, and Buddhist sūtras in India and China / Nancy J. Barnes -- The movement of Buddhist texts from India to China and the construction of the Chinese Buddhist canon / Lewis.; Lancaster.; 
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