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The Lotus Sutra in Japanese culture

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Published by University of Hawaii Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Saddharmapuṇḍarīkasūtra -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Japan -- Congresses.,
    • Japan -- Civilization -- Buddhist influences -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by George J. Tanabe, Jr. and Willa Jane Tanabe.
      ContributionsTanabe, George Joji., Tanabe, Willa J. 1945-, International Conference on the Lotus Sutra and Japanese Culture (1st : 1984 : University of Hawaii)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ2057 .L66 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 239 p., [8] p. of plates ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2057702M
      ISBN 100824811984
      LC Control Number88036735

      In , the English version of the Threefold Lotus Sutra, which combined the Sutra of the Lotus Flower of the Wonderful Law published earlier, the Sutra of Innumerable Meanings and the Sutra of Meditation on the Bodhisattva Universal-Virtue, was published as one book from the Weatherhill and Kosei Publishing Companies.   The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture(Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, ), pp. For an English translation of Hokke-Ten-Hokke, see Nishijima and Cross, Master Dogen’s Shobogenzo, Book 1, pp.

      Tackling issues of authenticity in the so-called "words of Buddha," the influence of culture and history on the development of the Lotus Sutra, and the sutra's role in Japanese life, Introduction to the Lotus Sutra grounds this ancient work of literature in the real, workaday world, Released on: J The Lotus Sutra. Translated by Burton Watson. Including. Rev. Shokai Kanai's. Lectures on the Lotus Sutra. 1. This combination of the Burton translation of the Lotus Sutra, and the commentaries of The other shore is Hi-gan in Japanese. Higan is a memorial service in which we express our appreciation to our Size: KB.

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Price New from Used from Cited by: The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture. George Joji Tanabe, Willa Jane Tanabe. University of Hawaii Press, - Social Science - pages. 1 Review. Preview this book The Lotus Sutra and Saichos Interpretation of the Realization of Buddhahood with This Very Body.

/5(1). Tackling issues of authenticity in the so-called "words of Buddha," the influence of culture and history on the development of the Lotus Sutra, and the sutra's role in Japanese life, Introduction to the Lotus Sutra grounds this ancient work of literature in the real, workaday world.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "The essays in this volume were selected from papers presented at the first International Conference on the Lotus Sutra and Japanese Culture held at the University of Hawaii in "--Preface.

The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture [Tanabe, George J.; Tanabe, Willa Jane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture5/5(1). Lotus Sutra, Sanskrit Saddharmapuṇḍarīka-sūtra, (“Lotus of the Good Law [or True Doctrine] Sutra”), one of the earlier Mahāyāna Buddhist texts venerated as the quintessence of truth by the Japanese Tendai (Chinese T’ien-t’ai) and Nichiren sects.

The Lotus Sutra is regarded by many others as a religious classic of great beauty and power and one of the most important and most. Since its appearance in China in the third century, The Lotus Sutra has been regarded as one of the most illustrious scriptures in the Mahayana Buddhist canon.

The object of intense veneration among generations of Buddhists in China, Korea, Japan, and other parts of the world, it has had a profound impact on the great works of Japanese and Chinese literature, attracting/5.

The Lotus Sutra is widely regarded as one of the most important and influential sutras, or sacred scriptures, of Buddhism. In it, Shakyamuni expounds the ultimate truth of life to which he was enlightened.

The sutra’s key message is that Buddhahood, the supreme state of life characterized by boundless compassion, wisdom and courage, is inherent within every person without distinction of.

BOOK REVIEWS The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture. Edited by George J. Tanabe, Jr, & Willa Jane Tanabe. University of Hawaii Press, Illustrated; viii + pages. $ WHAT iS it about the Lotus Sutra that has made it one of the most popular and influen-tial religious texts in East Asian history.

I remember reading this Buddhist. The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, x pp. Hardcover $ ISBN Although the importance of the Lotus Sutra for the development of Japanese culture has long been recognized, there are few works dealing with this topic. The Lotus Sutra.

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The Lotus Sutra begins, "Thus I have heard. At one time the Buddha was in Rajagriha, staying on Mount Gridhrakuta." Rajagriha was a city on the site of present-day Rajgir, in northeastern India, and Gridhrakuta, or "Vulture's Peak," is nearby.

So, the Lotus Sutra begins by making a connection to a real place associated with the historical Buddha. The Lotus Sutra. Shakyamuni's teachings have been preserved in numerous collections called sutras. Among these, one of the most widely influential has been the Lotus Sutra.

This sutra is the basis of Nichiren Buddhism and Daisaku Ikeda's philosophy. It’s not clear whether one of the most precious works in the show, a Lotus Sutra from Nara, Japan — designated a Japanese National Treasure — is a specifically “Genji”-related sutra, one.

The Acceptance and Impact of the Lotus Sutra in Japan Koichi Miyata I N discussing the acceptance and impact of the Lotus Sutra in Japan, I will focus my discussion on four topics, 1, faith in the Lotus Sutra as one of the sutras for protection of the state in the Asuka and Nara periods, 2, the foundation of the Tendai Lotus sect by Saicho in File Size: KB.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The object of intense veneration among generations of Buddhists in China, Korea, Japan, and other parts of the world, it has had a profound impact on the great works of Japanese and Chinese literature, attracting more commentary than any other Buddhist Watson notes in the introduction to his remarkable translation, " The Lotus.

Saddharmapuṇḍarīka-sūtra (Scripture of the White Lotus of the Marvelous Law) into Chinese in C.E. In translating the Chinese text into English we used the Kasuga Edition of Kumārajīva’s version of the Lotus Sutra as the basic text, rather than the Taishō Edition.

With very few exceptions the readings in these two editions are almostFile Size: 1MB. The Lotus Sūtra (Sanskrit: Saddharmapuṇḍarīka Sūtra, literally Sutra on the White Lotus of the Sublime Dharma) [1] is one of the most popular and influential Mahayana sutras and the basis on which the Tiantai, Tendai, Cheontae, and Nichiren schools of Buddhism were established.

For many East Asian Buddhists, the Lotus sutra contains the ultimate and complete teaching of the Buddha and. In The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture. Edited by George J. Tanabe Jr., and Willa Jane Tanabe, 15– Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, E-mail Citation» Reflects on aspects of the Lotus Sutra in Japanese culture and also connects the sutra’s formation with Chinese theories of its structure.

the lotus sutra in japanese literature: a spring rai n when the Buddha preached the Sutra of Innumerable Meanings and entered samadhi while the universe was shaking and flowers were raining from the sky.

These wonders were followed by the preaching of the LS. Therefore, now the Buddha must be ready to preach this sutraFile Size: KB.Jul 2, - Explore ktranc's board "Japanese Sutras/Calligraphy" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Japanese, Lotus sutra and Japanese calligraphy pins.

And the Lotus Sutra itself speaks of another “Lotus Sutra,” one that was revealed over and over again many aeons ago and embodies the ultimate truth of the buddhadharma.

Even into the final pages of the book, Lopez wrestles, as he does many times throughout the volume, with this vexing, most thorny, question.