Home New Releases Bestseller Self Publishing About Us Contact Us HelpDesk
for
in  
Download Catalogue
  Our Catalogue
   Agriculture
   Architecture
   Ayurveda
   Biographies
   Botany-Zoology
   British India
   Buddha-Buddhism
   Education
   Fine Arts
   Gazetteers
   General
   Geography
   Hindi
   History
   History: Medieval
   Home Science
   Indian Mutiny 1857
   Indology
   Jat History
   Library Science
   Linguistics-Literature
   Medicine
   Mysticism
   Nepal
   Numismatics
   Palmistry
   Performing Arts: Music
   Philosophy
   Political Science: Public Administration
   Public Health
   Punjab
   Rajasthan-Rajputs
   Reference
   Religion-Philosophy
   Religion: Hinduism
   Religion: Islam
   Religion: Jainism
   Religion: Sikhism
   Science-Technology
   Sociology-Anthropology-Ethnology
   Tibet & Tibetan Studies
   Travelogues
   Tribal Studies
   Yoga




Book Details


The Profound Meaning of the Lotus Sutra (in 2 Vols.)
T`ien-t`ai
Haiyan Shen
Bibliography : lx, 806pp., 1 Figure, Demy 8vo.
HB ISBN (10) : 8188629413
HB ISBN (13) : 9788188629411




(HB) List Price US$ : 125
(HB) We Sell At US$ : 106
   


About the Book:

This book makes an initial investigation into T`ien-t`ai Chih-i`s masterpiece The Profound Meaning of the Lotus Sutra (Hsuan-i)<-i> in an endeavor to unravel his systematic approach to elaborating Buddhism and his Buddhist philosophy in religious salvation. This book is divided into two volumes. Volume one concentrates on the uniqueness of the Hsuan-i<-i> and Chih-i`s achievements in the Hsuan-i<-i>. As the embodiment of Chih-i`s own philosophy, the coherent and integrated nature of his text fully displays his perfect and harmonizing philosophy. Closely related to the first volume is the second volume of this book. In order to make the assessment of Chih-i`s system, thoughts and achievements comprehensible in the context of the Hsuan-i<-i>, volume two launches an unprecedented exploration of this gigantic text Hsuan-i<-i>, giving a delineation of the whole work by outlining, explaining and analyzing its complicated structure, its rich content, and its sophisticated theories. The textual study of this book brings into light a new perspective of understanding the depth of Chih-i`s philosophy, and contributes to the field of study of T`ien-t`ai Buddhism.<-p>

About the Author:

She is presently teaching in Dept. of Philosophy, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China. She obtained Ph.D. degree in Oriental Languages and Cultures, Ghent University, Belgium; M.A. degree in Asian Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, U.S.A; and B.A. degree in Chinese Language and Literature, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China. Contact the author at hyshen86@yahoo.com.cn or hyshen_20@yahoo.com<-p>

Profound Meaning of the Lotus Sutra (in 2 Vols.), by Haiyan Shen

 

Home   |     New Releases  |   Bestseller  |     Self Publishing   |    About Us   |   Contact Us   |   HelpDesk

No part of this website may be reproduced, stored or transmitted in any form or by any means
without prior written permission of Low Price Publications

A Creation of Crux Infotech