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From Chinese Chan to Japanese Zen: A Remarkable Century of Transmission and Transformation

ISBN : 9780190637507

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¥5,390
Author: 
Steven Heine
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
This work provides a survey and critical investigation of the remarkable century that lasted from 1225 to 1325, during which the transformation of the Chinese Chan school of Buddhism into the Japanese ... Read more

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From Hagiographies to Biographies: Ramanuja in Tradition and History

ISBN : 9780198092292

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¥8,580
Author: 
Ranjeeta Dutta
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 222 mm
Pub date
Jun 2014
R?m?nuja, a well known religious figure of the medieval bhakti tradition, is remembered as a philosopher, social reformer and the most important ?c?rya of the ?r?vai??ava community of South India. Thi ... Read more

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From Jupiter to Christ: On the History of Religion in the Roman Imperial Period

ISBN : 9780198703723

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¥15,158
Author: 
Jorg Rupke
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
Aug 2014
The history of Roman imperial religion is of fundamental importance to the history of religion in Europe. Emerging from a decade of research, From Jupiter to Christ demonstrates that the decisive chan ... Read more

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From Sovereign to Symbol: An Age of Ritual Determinism in Fourteenth Century Japan

ISBN : 9780199778102

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¥13,398
Author: 
Thomas Donald Conlan
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 237 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
Fourteenth-century Japan witnessed a fundamental political and intellectual conflict about the nature of power and society, a conflict that was expressed through the rituals and institutions of two ri ... Read more

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God in the Rainforest: Missionaries and the Waorani in Amazonian Ecuador

ISBN : 9780190608989

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¥5,379
Author: 
Kathryn T. Long
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2019
In January of 1956, five young evangelical missionaries were speared to death by a band of the Waorani people in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Two years later, two missionary women-the widow of one of the sl ... Read more

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Grhastha: The Householder in Ancient Indian Religious Culture

ISBN : 9780190696153

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¥15,246
Author: 
Patrick Olivelle
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
For scholars of ancient Indian religions, the wandering mendicants who left home and family for a celibate life and the search for liberation represent an enigma. The Vedic religion, centered on the m ... Read more

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Guest is God: Pilgrimage, Tourism, and Making Paradise in India

ISBN : 9780190883553

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¥15,246
Author: 
Drew Thomases
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Dec 2019
Every year, the Indian pilgrimage town of Pushkar sees its population of 20,000 swell by two million visitors. Since the 1970s, Pushkar, which is located about 250 miles southwest of the capital of Ne ... Read more

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Handbook of Chinese Mythology

ISBN : 9780195332636

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¥3,839
Author: 
Lihui Yang; Deming An; Jessica Anderson Turner
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2008
Every year, at the Wa Huang Gong temple in Hebei Province, China, people gather to worship the great mother, Nuwa, the oldest deity in Chinese myth, praising her for bringing them a happy life. It is ... Read more

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Handbook of Japanese Mythology

ISBN : 9780195332629

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¥3,839
Author: 
Michael Ashkenazi
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 233 mm
Pub date
Mar 2008
Japanese gods, too numerous to count, are known collectively as yaoyorozu-no-kamigami-the eight million. They are the cast of a vast, complex mythology that encompasses two religions, three cultures, ... Read more

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Heathen, Hindoo, Hindu: American Representations of India, 1721-1893

ISBN : 9780190654924

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¥5,379
Author: 
Michael J. Altman
Pages
359 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2017
Heathen, Hindoo, Hindu is a groundbreaking analysis of American representations of religion in India before the turn of the twentieth century. In their representations of India, American writers from ... Read more

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