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The practice of Chinese Buddhism

Holmes Welch

The practice of Chinese Buddhism

by Holmes Welch

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddha (The concept) -- China,
  • Buddhism -- China

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: v. [1], p. [527]-530.

    StatementHolmes Welch.
    SeriesHarvard East Asian studies, 26
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23783985M
    ISBN 100674697014

    Author/Topic: Title: Abhidhamma: Abhidhamma — The Theroy Behind The Buddha's Smile; Abhidhamma Studies — Researches in Buddhist Psychology (Nyanaponika Thera); A Manual of Abhidhamma — Abhidhammattha Sangaha (Narada Maha Thera); Buddha Abhidhamma — Ultimate Science (Dr. Mehm Tin Mon); Survey of the 52 mental factors (cetasikas) Samatha and Vipassana as Presented in the . Get this from a library! The practice of Chinese Buddhism, [Holmes Welch].

      Hand-book of Chinese Buddhism, being a Sanskrit-Chinese dictionary with vocabularies of Buddhist terms in Pali, Singhalese, Siamese, Burmese, Tibetan, Mongolian and Japanese Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : Vajrayāna, Mantrayāna, Tantrayāna, Tibetan Buddhism,Tantric Buddhism and Esoteric Buddhism are terms referring to the various Buddhist traditions of Tantra and "Secret Mantra", which developed in medieval India and spread to Tibet, Bhutan, and East Tibet, Buddhist Tantra is termed Vajrayāna, while in China it is generally known as Tángmì Hanmi 漢密 (唐密, "Chinese Esotericism.

    Buddhism translate: 佛教. Learn more in the Cambridge English-Chinese traditional Dictionary. @inproceedings{SmithMeditationDA, title={Meditation, Divination and Dream Interpretation: Chan/Zen Buddhism, the I Ching (Book of Changes), and Other Chinese Devices for Jungian Self-Realization}, author={Richard J. Smith}, year={} }.


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