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NEW BOOK> Nihon bukkyōshi (History of Japanese Buddhism), by Kenryō MINOWA

Published by Shunjusha
6/2015 ISBN:978-4-393-13801-4

2,400 yen

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http://www.shunjusha.co.jp/detail/isbn/978-4-393-13801-4/
 

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日本において坐禅や念仏などの瞑想の伝統はどのように展開したか。従来の教学を追った仏教史では顧みられなかった良忍や円爾弁円などの新人物を取り上げ、鎌倉仏教の祖師を行の観点から論じるなど、今までにない日本仏教の流れが見えてくる画期的な仏教史。


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NEW BOOK> The Science of Chinese Buddhism: Early Twentieth-Century Engagements

Dear Colleagues,

 

I am pleased to announce the publication of my new book:

The Science of Chinese Buddhism: Early Twentieth-Century Engagements (Sheng Yen Series in Chinese Buddhist Studies, Columbia University Press)

Hardcover ($50.00/ £34.50), 254 pages, ISBN: 9780231170345

E-book ( $49.99/ £34.50), ISBN: 9780231539586

 

From the Publisher's website:

QUERY> Info on new, English translation of Abhayakaragupta's Nispanna-yogavali

Dear colleagues,

I recenly became aware of this new publication on Abhayakaragupta's Nispanna-yogavali:

http://adityaprakashan.com/index.php?String=66730&p=sr&Field=bookcode&Exactly=yes&Format=d...

described as containing "Sanskrit text in Devanagari ... the Tibetan version in Tibetan script ... [and] English translation".

Is anyone able to offer any comments on the quality of the editions and translation?

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