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NEW BOOK> The Buddha's Wizards: Magic, Protection, and Healing in Burmese Buddhism, by Thomas Nathan Patton

The Buddha's Wizards: Magic, Protection, and Healing in Burmese Buddhism, by Thomas Nathan Patton


Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231187602
224 Pages
Hardcover List Price: $60.00£47.00
Pub Date: October 2018

https://cup.columbia.edu/book/the-buddhas-wizards/9780231187602

JOBS> H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Buddhism: 9 July - 16 July

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DIGITAL HUMANITIES

QUERY> Seeking information about a publisher of Tibetan books in China

Dear Colleagues,

I have an edition of the collected works of Gorampa Sonam Senge, and I’m trying to track down information about when it was published. There’s no publication information in any of the texts themselves; the only identifying information seems to be on the box that the collection was shipped in.

 

NEW BOOK> Word Embodied: The Jeweled Pagoda Mandalas in Japanese Buddhist Art

Dear colleagues, 
 
With apologies for cross-listing, I would like to announce the publication of my new book Word Embodied: The Jeweled Pagoda Mandalas in Japanese Buddhist Art (Harvard East Asian Monographs 412) with Harvard University Press. Network subscribers might find the investigations into Japanese relics, reliquaries, and artistic sutra transcription practices of interest.

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