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The Resource The essential Lotus : selections from the Lotus Sutra, translated by Burton Watson

The essential Lotus : selections from the Lotus Sutra, translated by Burton Watson

Label
The essential Lotus : selections from the Lotus Sutra
Title
The essential Lotus
Title remainder
selections from the Lotus Sutra
Statement of responsibility
translated by Burton Watson
Title variation
Selections from the Lotus Sutra
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • san
  • eng
Summary
The Lotus Sutra is considered to be the fundamental Mahayana Buddhist sutra and has had a profound impact on Chinese and Japanese literature. This edition condenses the sutra from the most authoritative version
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tripiṭaka
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1925-2017.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Watson, Burton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Buddhism
Label
The essential Lotus : selections from the Lotus Sutra, translated by Burton Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Abridged ed. of: The Lotus Sutra. 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Expedient means -- Simile and parable -- The teacher and the law -- The emergence of the treasure tower -- Devadatta -- Emerging from the earth -- The life span of the Thus Come One -- The bodhisattva never disparaging -- Entrustment -- The universal gateway of the Bodhisattva Perceiver of the World's Sounds
Control code
000086432
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Abridged ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 163 p.
Isbn
9780231125079
Lccn
2001028473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The essential Lotus : selections from the Lotus Sutra, translated by Burton Watson
Publication
Note
Abridged ed. of: The Lotus Sutra. 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Expedient means -- Simile and parable -- The teacher and the law -- The emergence of the treasure tower -- Devadatta -- Emerging from the earth -- The life span of the Thus Come One -- The bodhisattva never disparaging -- Entrustment -- The universal gateway of the Bodhisattva Perceiver of the World's Sounds
Control code
000086432
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Abridged ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 163 p.
Isbn
9780231125079
Lccn
2001028473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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