A Collection of Important Odes of the Law: The Chinese Udanavarga

A Collection of Important Odes of the Law: The Chinese Udanavarga

by Charles Willemen



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781886439504
Publisher: Institute of Buddhist Studies
Publication date: 06/30/2014
Pages: 339
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Richard K. Payne vii

Preface Charles Willemen xi

The Sutra of Collected Important Odes of the Law Introduction 3

Abbreviations 25

Fascicle One

Chapter I The Formed 29

Chapter II Desire 39

Chapter III Covetousness 45

Chapter IV Negligence 51

Chapter V Pleasure 61

Chapter VI Keeping the Precepts 67

Chapter VII Good Conduct 73

Chapter VIII Words 77

Chapter IX Actions 83

Chapter X Right Faith 87

Chapter XI The Sramana 93

Fascicle Two

Chapter XII The Right Path 97

Chapter XIII Nurturing by Gain 105

Chapter XIV The Enemy 111

Chapter XV Mindfulness 115

Chapter XVI Purity 123

Chapter XVII Similes with Water 129

Chapter XVIII Similes with Flowers 133

Chapter XIX Similes with Horses 139

Chapter XX Anger 143

Chapter XXI The Tathagata 147

Chapter XXII The Very Learned 153

Chapter XXIII Self 157

Fascicle Three

Chapter XXIV An Extensive Exposition 161

Chapter XXV The Virtuous Friend 169

Chapter XXVI Perfect Repose 173

Chapter XXVII Contemplation 181

Chapter XXVIII The Hindrance of Sin 189

Chapter XXIX Corresponding 197

Fascicle Four

Chapter XXX Happiness 209

Chapter XXXI Guarding the Mind 219

Chapter XXXII The Bhiksu 229

Chapter XXXIII The Brahmin 241

Appendix. Udanavarga Chinese-Sanskrit Glossary 257

Bibliography 325

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