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Author Boucher, Daniel.

Title Bodhisattvas of the forest and the formation of the Mahāyāna : a study and translation of the Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥cchā-sūtra / Daniel Boucher
Published Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 287 pages)
Series Studies in the Buddhist traditions
Studies in the Buddhist traditions.
Contents Asceticism and the glorification of the Buddha's body: the Indian text of Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥cchā-sūtra -- The physiognomy of virtue -- Former life narratives and the Bodhisattva career -- Wilderness dwelling and the ascetic disciplines -- "Profit and honor": a critique of sedentary monasticism -- Indian Buddhism through a Chinese lens: Dharmarakṣaʹs translation of the Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥ccha-sūtra -- The role of translation in reconstructing the early Mahāyāna -- Mistranslation and missed translation -- An annotated translation of the Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥ccha-sūtra
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-282) and index
Notes Translated from the Sanskrit
Print version record
Subject Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥cchā -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Mahayana Buddhism -- India -- History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008007942
ISBN 0824861655 (electronic bk.)
1441619607 (electronic bk.)
9780824861650 (electronic bk.)
9781441619600 (electronic bk.)
(hard cover ;) (alk. paper)
OTHER TI Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥cchā. English