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A history of Indian Buddhism

from Śākyamuni to early Mahāyāna

by Hirakawa, Akira

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Published by University of Hawaii Press in [Honolulu] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Buddhism -- India -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHirakawa Akira ; translated and edited by Paul Groner.
      SeriesAsian studies at Hawaii ;, no. 36
      ContributionsGroner, Paul, 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS3.A2 A82 no. 36, BQ336 A82 no. 36
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 402 p. :
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2199820M
      ISBN 100824812034
      LC Control Number89020647

      An Archaeological History of Indian Buddhism is a comprehensive survey of Indian Buddhism from its origins in the 6th century BCE, through its ascendance in the 1st millennium CE, and its eventual decline in mainland South Asia by the mid-2nd millennium CE. About the Book Writers on the political history of India find themselves obliged to take note of Taranatha's History, no less than those writing the history of Indian literature and Indian logic, not to speak of the investigators of the history of Buddhism itself. This English translation of Tarandtha's History of Buddhism in India belongs, indeed, to the class of finest translations .

      The History of Indian Buddhism is undoubtedly Msgr. E. Lamotte's most brilliant contribution to the field of Buddhist exegesis. The work contains a vivid, vigorous and fully-detailed description of early Buddhism and its teachings, the material organization of the Community, the formation and further developments of the writings, the conciliar. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Goyala, Śrīrāma. History of Indian Buddhism. Meerut: Kusumanjali Prakashan,

      Get this from a library! A comprehensive history of Indian Buddhism. [Asim Kumar Chatterjee] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Asim Kumar Chatterjee. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. A History of Indian Buddhism, the summation of a lifetime of research on Indian Buddhism, is an exceptionally comprehensive discussion of Indian Buddhism, with detailed chapters on its history, doctrine and bibliography.


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The course gives a comprehensive coverage of Indian Buddhism from its origin to the decline and disappearance of Buddhism in India. The study materials focus on Indian Buddhism from a historical perspective, King Asoka's contributions and the spread of Theravada Buddhism in Sri Lanka.

Description: The most influential work on Buddhism to be published in the nineteenth century, Introduction à l’histoire du Buddhisme indien, by the great French scholar of Sanskrit Eugène Burnouf, set the course for the academic study of Buddhism—and Indian Buddhism in particular—for the next hundred years.

The Buddhist holy book is known as the Tipitaka. The Buddha’s teachings were preserved in the Pali Canon, which acts as an extensive analytical record written in Pali, the Buddha’s native dialect.

Pali is considered the classical language of Buddhism, and the documents preserved in Pali make up the Tipitaka as well as other Buddhist.

Buddhism History When Gautama passed away around B.C., his followers began to organize a religious movement. Buddha’s teachings became the foundation for what would develop into Buddhism. The "History of Indian Buddhism" is undoubtedly Msgr.

Lamotte's most brilliant contribution to the field of Buddhist exegesis. The work contains a vivid, vigorous and fully-detailed description of early Buddhism and its teachings, the material organization of the Community, the formation and further developments of the writings, the conciliar traditions, the evolution of Buddhist /5(14).

The main text constitutes a gengeral survey of the development of Indian Buddhism, and studies by scholars past and present are mentioned in full detail in copious footnotes with due evaluations.

This work can be regarded, so to speak, as a development with revisions, of the Buddhist portion of M. Winternitz` History of Indian s: 1. The Tibetan Taranatha (–) wrote a history of Indian Buddhism, which mentions Buddhism as having survived in some pockets of India during his time.

He mentions the Buddhist sangh as having survived in Konkana, Kalinga, Mewad, Chittor, Abu, Saurastra, Vindhya mountains, Ratnagiri, Karnataka etc. The History of Indian Buddhism is undoubtedly Lamotte's most brilliant contribution to the field of Buddhist exegesis.

The work contains a vivid, vigorous and fully-detailed description of early Buddhism and its teachings, the material organization of the Community, the formation and further developments of Buddhist writings, the conciliar traditions, the evolution of Buddhist. The book examines in detail the background to the origin of Buddhism especially the role of iron in it.

The issue as to what extent Buddhism was an urban religion has. An Archaeological History of Indian Buddhism, by Lars Fogelin, was published by Oxford University Press in References. von Hinüber, Oskar, and Maiko Nakanishi. Kanaganahalli Inscriptions. Annual Report of the The International Research Institute for Advanced Buddhology at Soka University for the Academic Year Tokyo: The Written: The most influential work on Buddhism to be published in the nineteenth century, Introduction à l’histoire du Buddhisme indien, by the great French scholar of Sanskrit Eugène Burnouf, set the course for the academic study of Buddhism—and Indian Buddhism in particular—for the next hundred years.

First published inthe masterwork was read by some of the most. by Eugène Burnouf Your next choice was the most influential work on Buddhism to be published in the 19th century – Introduction to the History of Indian Buddhism by Eugène Burnouf.

Much of what we understand Buddhism to be today is a direct result of how Buddhism was portrayed in Europe in the 19th century. Buddhism is a religion that got started in India about BC. Buddhists taught that people could escape reincarnation by achieving nirvana - enlightenment - and getting off the wheel of Life.

Buddhism in India eventually faded out, but Buddhism spread to China and became very important there. Buddhism (bŏŏd´Ĭzəm), religion and philosophy founded in India c BC by Siddhartha Gautama, called the are over million Buddhists worldwide.

One of the great world religions, it is divided into two main schools: the Theravada or Hinayana in Sri Lanka and SE Asia, and the Mahayana in China, Mongolia, Korea, and Japan. The history of Buddhism spans from the 6th century BCE to the present. Buddhism arose in the eastern part of Ancient India, in and around the ancient Kingdom of Magadha (now in Bihar, India), and is based on the teachings of Siddhārtha Gautama.

This makes it one of the oldest religions practiced today. Modern Indian historiography started in colonial era with the works of William Jones and his Asiatic Society, Maxmuller etc in eighteenth century. After s, JS Mill and his followers including the likes of Macaluay started to undermine the Indian history and traditions.The Maurya and Gupta Empires.

Practice: Empires in India. The history of Hinduism. This is the currently selected item. Practice: Key concepts: Hinduism and Buddhism.

Practice: Indian cultures: focus on Hinduism and Buddhism. Arts and humanities World history BCE - CE Second-Wave Civilizations Empires in India.Description: ""Examines Indian Buddhism from its origins in c.

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