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Popular Buddhism in Japan

Buddhist Religion & Culture

By Esben Andreasen

Routledge – 1998 – 220 pages

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    978-1-873410-77-6
    April 14th 1998
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    978-1-873410-76-9
    April 14th 1998

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With a foreword by Prof. Alfred Bloom. This completely new study of Japanese Shin Buddhism offers a valuable combination of historical development, carefully selected readings with commentaries and illustrations. Widely welcomed both for its scope as course work reader and as a general introduction to the subject.

Reviews

'An easy-to-understand and informative book that examines the history, teachings and ceremonies within one of the Japanese Buddhist schools, namely the Jodo Shinshu (Pure Land) Movement.' - David Moreton, Pacific Affairs

Name: Popular Buddhism in Japan: Buddhist Religion & Culture (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Esben Andreasen. With a foreword by Prof. Alfred Bloom. This completely new study of Japanese Shin Buddhism offers a valuable combination of historical development, carefully selected readings with commentaries and illustrations. Widely welcomed both for its scope as...
Categories: Buddhism, Religion, Japanese Studies, Japanese Religion, Asian Studies