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The Resource Shingon refractions : Myōe and the Mantra of light, Mark Unno

Shingon refractions : Myōe and the Mantra of light, Mark Unno

Label
Shingon refractions : Myōe and the Mantra of light
Title
Shingon refractions
Title remainder
Myōe and the Mantra of light
Statement of responsibility
Mark Unno
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • san
  • eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Unno, Mark
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ8249.M967
LC item number
U56 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Myōe
  • Buddhist mantras
  • Shingon (Sect)
Label
Shingon refractions : Myōe and the Mantra of light, Mark Unno
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-344) and index
Contents
Part I: Intellectual and cultural history: Refractions of light -- The Mantra of light, a textual history -- Knowledge of enlightenment and religious authority -- Emptiness and illusion in teh Mangra of light -- Purity and defilement in the Mantra of light -- Gendered power of light, passion and compassion -- Part II: Translations: Illuminating texts -- Arubekiyzwa (as appropriate) -- Commentary on the significance of the syllables of the Mantra of light of the baptism of the Buddha Vairocana of the unfailing rope snare -- Lectures on the commentary on the significance of the syllables of the Mantra of light -- Recommending faith in the sand of the Mantra of light -- Recommending faith in the sand of the Mantra of light-supplement -- Chronicle of things not to be forgotten
Control code
54392638
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 353 p.
Isbn
9780861713905
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004002602
Label
Shingon refractions : Myōe and the Mantra of light, Mark Unno
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-344) and index
Contents
Part I: Intellectual and cultural history: Refractions of light -- The Mantra of light, a textual history -- Knowledge of enlightenment and religious authority -- Emptiness and illusion in teh Mangra of light -- Purity and defilement in the Mantra of light -- Gendered power of light, passion and compassion -- Part II: Translations: Illuminating texts -- Arubekiyzwa (as appropriate) -- Commentary on the significance of the syllables of the Mantra of light of the baptism of the Buddha Vairocana of the unfailing rope snare -- Lectures on the commentary on the significance of the syllables of the Mantra of light -- Recommending faith in the sand of the Mantra of light -- Recommending faith in the sand of the Mantra of light-supplement -- Chronicle of things not to be forgotten
Control code
54392638
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 353 p.
Isbn
9780861713905
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004002602

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