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  1. The Wheel of Death

    Writings from Zen Buddhist and Other Sources

    By Philip Kapleau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1972, this anthology examines death through the eyes of great Buddhist, Taoist, Hindu and Western masters. Instructions and specific rites are set forth to enable people to guide the mind of the dying through death and the Intermediate stage which follows. The sections of...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Philosophies of India

    By Heinrich Zimmer

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1973. The volume is divided into four sections: The introduction places the position of the Buddhist Tantras within Mahayana Buddhism and recalls their early literary history, especially the Guhyasamahatantra; the section also covers Buddhist Genesis and the Tantric...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Dogen's Formative Years

    An Historical and Annotated Translation of the Hokyo-ki

    By Takashi James Kodera

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1980. Dogen was the founder of the Soto School of Zen and one of the most influential thinkers in the history of Japanese Buddhism. When originally published, this historical and textual study was the first to examine in detail the line of continuity between Dogen and his...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Idealistic Thought of India

    By P T Raju

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    When first published in 1953, metaphysical idealism was still the dominant philosophy of India. This volume depicts the metaphysical strands of the life and philosophy of India in the light of those of the West and brings out the deeper implications of idealistic metaphysics. ...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Buddhist Meditation

    By Edward Conze

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    As an intensely practical religion, Buddhism has concentrated on devising a great number of meditations. In recent years psychologists have shown great interest in the therapeutic value of these meditations, but accurate information about them has been hard to come by. The most outstanding original...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  6. The Buddhist Teaching of Totality

    The Philosophy of Hwa Yen Buddhism

    By Garma C C Chang

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1971. Long regarded as a classic, this volume is one of the most systematic treatments of Hwa Yen to have appeared in the English language. With excellently translated selections of Hwa Yen readings, factual information and discussion, it is highly recommended to readers...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Buddhist Tantras

    Light on Indo-Tibetan Esotericism

    By Alex Wayman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1973. The volume is divided into four sections: The introduction places the position of the Buddhist Tantras within Mahayana Buddhism and recalls their early literary history, especially the Guhyasamahatantra; the section also covers Buddhist Genesis and the Tantric...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  8. The Footprint of the Buddha

    By E F C Ludowyk

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1958, this volume discusses the Buddhist monuments of Sri Lanka, which represent a distinctive and valuable portion of the art of the ancient and medieval world. It traces the development of this artistic achievement and places it in the appropriate religious, philosophical...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  9. The Philosophical Traditions of India

    By P T Raju

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    This volume conveys that Indian philosophy has intricate and complex metaphysical and epistemological theories as other philosophies and that these disciplines – epistemology and metaphysics – are an essential part of Indian philosophy. ...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  10. The Meaning of Life in Hinduism and Buddhism

    By Floyd H Ross

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

    Originally published in 1952. This volume, by discussing significant insights of Hinduism and Buddhism, answers the question "What is the meaning of life?" It illustrates the importance of Buddhist and Hindu teachings and their relevance to the West, as well as clarifying some of the religious and...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge