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Religions of Indic origin

Echoes of Enlightenment: The Life and Legacy of Sonam Peldren

ISBN : 9780190225285

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,390
Author: 
Suzanne M. Bessenger
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Echoes of Enlightenment: The Life and Legacy of Sonam Peldren explores the issues of gender and sainthood raised by the discovery of a previously unpublished "liberation story" of the fourteenth-centu ... Read more

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Feeding a Thousand Souls: Women, Ritual, and Ecology in India- An Exploration of the Kolam

ISBN : 9780195170825

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¥15,246
Author: 
Vijaya Nagarajan
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Every day millions of Tamil women in southeast India wake up before dawn to create a kōlam, an ephemeral ritual design made with rice flour, on the thresholds of homes, businesses and temples. This th ... Read more

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Feeding a Thousand Souls: Women, Ritual, and Ecology in India- An Exploration of the Kolam

ISBN : 9780190858070

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¥3,839
Author: 
Vijaya Nagarajan
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Every day millions of Tamil women in southeast India wake up before dawn to create a kōlam, an ephemeral ritual design made with rice flour, on the thresholds of homes, businesses and temples. This th ... Read more

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Feeding the Dead: Ancestor Worship in Ancient India

ISBN : 9780199896431

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¥5,225
Author: 
Matthew R. Sayers
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
177 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Feeding the Dead outlines the early history of ancestor worship in South Asia, from the earliest sources available, the Vedas, up to the descriptions found in the Dharmshastra tradition. Most prior wo ... Read more

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Flowers Blooming on a Withered Tree: Giun's Verse Comments on Dogen's Treasury of the True Dharma Eye

ISBN : 9780190941345

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¥15,246
Author: 
Steven Heine
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2020
This book provides a translation and critical bilingual edition on the Verse Comments on the Treasury of the True Dharma Eye. The Verse Comments by Giun (1253-1333), the fifth abbot of Eiheiji temple, ... Read more

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Framing the Jina: Narratives of Icons and Idols in Jain History

ISBN : 9780195385021

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¥14,476
Author: 
John C. Cort
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 243 mm
Pub date
Apr 2010
John Cort explores the narratives by which the Jains have explained the presence of icons of Jinas (their enlightened and liberated teachers) that are worshiped and venerated in the hundreds of thousa ... Read more

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

ISBN : 9780190637491

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¥15,246
Author: 
Steven Heine
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
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 Chinese Chan to Japanese Zen: A Remarkable Century of Transmission and Transformation

ISBN : 9780190637507

Price(incl.tax): 
¥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 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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