• Home
  • Eastern
  • Download A Record of the Buddhist Religion as Practised in India and by J. Takakusu PDF

Download A Record of the Buddhist Religion as Practised in India and by J. Takakusu PDF

By J. Takakusu

An advent to I-tsing's (Yijing) checklist of the Buddhist faith as practised in India and the Malay Archipelago (A.D. 671-695)
The written files of his 25-year travels contributed to the worldknowledge of the traditional country of Srivijaya, in addition to supplying information regarding the opposite kingdoms mendacity at the direction among China and the Nālandā Buddhist collage in India.

Show description

Read or Download A Record of the Buddhist Religion as Practised in India and the Malay Archipelago (A.D. 671-695) PDF

Best eastern books

Songs of Naropa: Commentaries on Songs of Realization

This translation comprises refined and penetrating knowledge expressed throughout the age-old culture of religious songs. songs by means of the nice Indian grasp Naropa are defined intimately via Thrangu Rinpoche, a discovered Tibetan Buddhist instructor of the current time. His technique is conventional, yet his type is conversational and pragmatic.

The End of Russian Philosophy: Tradition and Transition at the Turn of the 21st Century

The early Nineties observed a dramatic upward thrust of optimism in philosophy in Russia, an increase marked by way of the effective go back of Russian spiritual philosophy, the founding of latest self sufficient philosophy journals, and the creation of educational freedom following approximately seventy five years of Soviet rule. Already via the mid-2000s, despite the fact that, the keenness of the Nineteen Nineties in regards to the country of philosophy in Russia had given option to common pessimism, with Russia's philosophers frequently denying the life of the self-discipline altogether.

King Asoka and Buddhism: Historical and Literary Studies

Richard Gombrich; Ananda Guruge; Romila Thaper; N. A. Jayawickrama; John robust

Extra info for A Record of the Buddhist Religion as Practised in India and the Malay Archipelago (A.D. 671-695)

Example text

J they were, of course, the same race. Chao-ju-kua's description of it was given by Dr. Hirth, J. A. S. China, vol. xxii, Notes and Queries, p. 1 03. 3 Page ro. i Marco Polo, ' Malaiur ' (chap. viii). 2 xl GENERA L liVTR OD UC TION. west, and following this order, we shall try to assign each its own place, as far as possible. I. P 'o - l u - s h i (P u l u s h i h). P'o-lu-shi may at first seem to represent the Barussae Insulae, which are, in Lassen's map, a group of the Andaman I slands i n the Indian Ocean.

Sanghabheclaka-vastll, 20 \'ols. I I 24. -bhikshulll-vinaya, 20 \·ols. " 1 1 2 7. " -vinaya-sallgraha, 14 vols. " 1 I3I. " -ekasatakarman, 1 0 vols. I 1 33. " " -nidana, S vols. " -matrika, S vols. 1 1 34 · " 1 140. " -'linaya-nidana-matrika-gatha ( 1 5 leaves). 1 I4I. " " -samyukta-\'astn-gatha (10 leaves) . 1 1 43. " " ,, -vinaya-gatha, 4 \'ols. -bhikshullI-vinaya-sfltra, 2 'loIs. " 1 1 49. " The Bodleian Library Collection (Jap. 6 5°) besides the above. No. (I). I\[ulasarvastivada-pravragya(-llpas:lmpada-)vastu, 4 voIs.

Ibn Khurdadbah and Adrisi use Jaba for Zabedj ; Yule, Cathy, p. civ. M ing (1 368- 1 6-1 3) , book 3 2 4 : ' In 1 397, San-bo-tsai was for the last time con quered by Java, amI the name was changed into Chiu-chiang ' ( Old Port ' or ' Old River,' which is the name for Palembang up to the present day)_ See Essays, &G-, p. 1 95 . ' NO TES OiV GE OGRA PHICA L NA 1IIE S. ' As to the name ' l\Ialayu,' it seems to have existed for a long time. The Tan­ rna-ling (Tana-malayu) of the Descriptions of the Barbarians (960-1 2 7 9) , and Malaiur of l\Iarco Polo in the thirteenth century, are in all probability the remnants.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.36 of 5 – based on 4 votes