Jewels of the Doctrine: Stories of the Saddharma Ratnavaliya

Jewels of the Doctrine: Stories of the Saddharma Ratnavaliya

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ISBN-13: 9780791404904
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 01/01/1991
Series: SUNY Series in Buddhist Studies Series
Pages: 259
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Ranjini Obeyesekere teaches at Princeton University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction

The Saddharma Ratnavaliya

The Monk Cakkhupala
Mattakundali
The Senior Monk Nagasena
The Monk Tissa the Fat
The Demoness Kali
The Monks of Kosamba
The Monk Mahakala
Wearing the Ochre Robe
The Chief Disciples
The Senior Monk Nanda
The Pig-Killer Cunda
The Lay Devotee, Dhammika
Devadatta
Samandevi
The Two Monks Who Were Friends

Appendix 1

Glossary

Bibliography

Index

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