Shinran's Kyogyoshinsho: The Collection of Passages Expounding the True Teaching, Living, Faith, and Realizing of the Pure Land

Shinran's Kyogyoshinsho: The Collection of Passages Expounding the True Teaching, Living, Faith, and Realizing of the Pure Land

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199863105
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 10/02/2012
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

D. T. Suzuki played a major role in the popularization of Zen Buddhism outside of Asia through his writings in English. He is recognized as one of the most respected public intellectuals in the field of religion within Japan in the twentieth century.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Editorial Foreword by Sengaku Mayeda, Supervisor
Chronology

Introduction to the D.T. Suzuki Translation of Shinran's Kyogyoshinsho by Mark L. Blum, Editor
Translator's Introduction
The Forty-Eight Prayers
''Bodhi-tree''
The Prayers Summarized (Jusei-ge)
Vasubandhu's Gatha on a Birth [in the Pure Land] (Gansho-ge)
The Kyogyoshinsho by D.T. Suzuki
Preface
[I] The True Teaching
[II] The True Living
[III] The True Faith
Preface
Part One
Part Two
[IV] The True Realizing

Afterword by Hiroyuki Honda, Editor
Notes & Sources of Quotations
Glossary
Selected Bibliography on Shin Buddhism in Western Languages
Index

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