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Mediating the power of Buddhas

ritual in the Maǹjuʹsrimūlakalpa

by Glenn Wallis

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Tantra. Mañjuśrīmūlakalpa -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-257) and index.

    StatementGlenn Wallis.
    SeriesSUNY series in Buddhist studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ2180 .M347 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 265 p. ;
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3952866M
    ISBN 100791454126
    LC Control Number2001049443

      As a literature student, I am suggesting you these two books, none of them are nonfiction, but you'll know why later: 1. Siddhartha by Herman Hesse 2. Buddha by Osamu Tezuka The first one was written by a Nobel Prize winner in Literature, so you c. The Buddhist holy book is known as the Tipitaka. The Buddha’s teachings were preserved in the Pali Canon, which acts as an extensive analytical record written in Pali, the Buddha’s native dialect. Pali is considered the classical language of Buddhism, and the documents preserved in Pali make up the Tipitaka as well as other Buddhist.

      Mediating the Power of Buddhas offers a fascinating analysis of the seventh-century ritual manual, the Mañjusrimulakalpa. This medieval text is intended to reveal the path into a ritual universe where the power of a buddha abides. In countries where Theravāda Buddhism is practiced by the majority of people, such as Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Laos, Burma, Thailand, it is customary for Buddhists to hold elaborate festivals, especially during the fair weather season, paying homage to the 29 Buddhas described in the Buddhavamsa is a text which describes the life of Gautama Buddha and the 27 Buddhas who .

    The Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, lived over 2, years ago and is known as Siddhattha Gotama.3 His father, Suddhodana, the kshatriya4 king, ruled over the land of the Sàkyans at Kapila-vatthu on the Nepalese frontier. As he came from the Gotama family, he was known as Suddhodana Gotama. Mahàmàyà, princess of the Koliyas, wasFile Size: KB. It is also believed that when we focus on Amitabh Buddha while mediating, we will have the power to overcome desire or selfishness. In Sanskrit form, the mantra of Amitabha is Om amitabha hrih; in Tibetan version this mantra is cited as om ami dewa hri. In Shingon Buddhism, people cite his mantra as On amirita teizei kara un.


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