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Bodhisattvas of the forest and the formation of the Mahāyāna : a study and translation of the Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥cchā-sūtra / Daniel Boucher.

Author/creator Boucher, Daniel
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoHonolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, ©2008.
Descriptionxxiii, 287 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Studies in the Buddhist traditions
Studies in the Buddhist traditions. ^A469015
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 noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 251-282) and index.
Contains title Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Rāṣṭrapālaparipr̥cchā. English.
LCCN 2008007942
ISBN9780824828813 (hard cover : alk. paper)
ISBN082482881X (hard cover : alk. paper)

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