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Indian Buddhism (A Survey With Bibliographical Notes)
Indian Buddhism (A Survey With Bibliographical Notes)
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About the Book:

This work presents a survey of Indian Buddhism with detailed bibliographical notes.

Basing itself on recent studies, it is intended to introduce studies in various aspects of Indian Buddhism carried on by Japanese scholars as well as Western and Asian, especially Indian, scholars.

The main text constitutes a general 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 Literature. Major studies before and after Winternitz' work are exhaustively mentioned. As a reference work also this book is of extreme help to scholars and students alike.

The work has been edited by Prof. Ramesh Mathur.

About the Author:

PROFESSOR HAJIME NAKAMURA, D. Litt., Honorary D. Litt., Deshikottama (Visva-Bharati) is a distinguished scholar of international repute.

He was Professor of Indian and Buddhist Philosophy at the University of Tokyo for thirty years. Since his retirement he has been conducting the Eastern Institute, as the Founder Director. He is now Professor Emeritus of University of Tokyo, a member of the Academy of Japan, and was awarded the Order of Merit by the Emperor.

He was awarded the honorary degree of Vidya-Vacaspati by the President of the Republic of India, Dr. S. Radhakrishnan. He has been visiting Professor in various Universities of the world.

He is the author of History of Early Vedanta Philosophy; Early Buddhism (in Japanese); A Comparative History of Ideas and History of the Development of Japanese Thought and many other books and articles.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword

Preface

CHAPTER I. GENERAL SURVEY OF BUDDHISM

CHAPTER II. EARLY BUDDHISM

  1. The Time of the Rise of Buddhism

  2. The Life of Gotama Buddha and his Disciples

  3. The Scriptures of Early Buddhism

      3.A. The Gradual Development of the Scriptures

      3.B. The Corpus of the Transmitted Scriptures

        3.B.i. Sutta-pitaka
        3.B.ii. Vinaya-pitaka
        3.B.iii. Abhidhamma-pitaka

      Part I Original Buddhism

  4. Aspects of Original Buddhism

      Part II Early Buddhism

  5. The Thought of Early Buddhism

  6. The Practice of Early Buddhism

  7. The Worship of Buddhas and Faith

  8. Social Thought
CHAPTER III. CONSERVATIVE BUDDHISM AND TRANSITION TO MAHAYANA
  1. Historical Background

      9.A. The Mauryan Dynasty

      9.B. The Invasions by Foreign Peoples into India

  2. Philosophical Schools

      10.A. Rising of Schools

      10.B. The Abhidharma Literature

      10.C. Later Southern Buddhism (Theravada)

  3. Philosophical Thought

  4. Biographies of the Buddha

  5. The Poet Asvaghosa and his School

  6. The Avadana Literature

CHAPTER IV. MAHAYANA BUDDHISM

  1. Historical Background

      15.A. The Invasion by the Kusanas

      15.B. The Gupta and Post-Gupta Periods

  2. Mahayana Sutras

      16.A. Introduction

      16.B. Earlier Sutras

        16.B.i. Earlier and Wisdom Sutras
        16.B.ii. Other Philosophical Sutras
        16.B.iii. Philosophical Thought

      16.C. Meditation Sutras

      16.D. Transmigration Sutras

      16.E. Extollment of Mahayana and Worship of Bodhisattvas

      16.F. The Lotus Sutra and Others

        16.F.i. The Texts of the Lotus Sutra
        16.F.ii. The Thought of the Lotus Sutra
        16.F.iii. Other Sutras with Close Relation to the Lotus Sutra

      16.G. The Buddhavatamsaka-sutra
        16.G.i. Texts
        16.G.ii. The Thought

      16.H. Pure Land Buddhism and the Ratnakuta-sutra
        16.H.i. Pure Land of Amitabha
        16.H.ii. The Ratnakuta-sutra

      16.I. The Mahaparinirvana-sutra and Others

      16.J. The Mahasamnipata-sutra and Others

      16.K. Discipline Sutras

      16.L. Laymen Buddhism

      16.M. Tathagata-garbha Texts

      16.N. Other Sutras

  3. The Philosophical Schools of Mahayana

      17.A. The Early Madhyamika

        17.A.i. Nagarjuna
        17.A.ii. Aryadeva and other Disciples of Nagarjuna
        17.A.iii. The Thought

      17.B. The Early Vijnanavadins

        17.B.i. The Beginning and Maitreya-natha
        17.B.ii. Asanga
        17.B.iii. Vasubandhu

      17.C. Philosophers in Later Days

        17.C.i. Vijnanavadins
        17.C.ii. Madhyamikas
        17.C.iii. Non-scholastic Texts

      17.D. Social Thought

CHAPTER V. LOGICIANS
  1. Before Dignaga
  2. Dignaga
  3. Dharmakirti
  4. Logicians at the Final Stage
  5. Some Features of Indian Logic
CHAPTER VI. ESOTERIC BUDDHISM
  1. The Beginning
  2. Systematization
  3. The Final Stage
  4. Some Features of Esoteric Buddhism
Addenda et Corrigenda

Abbreviations and Periodicals

Index

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About the Book:

This work presents a survey of Indian Buddhism with detailed bibliographical notes.

Basing itself on recent studies, it is intended to introduce studies in various aspects of Indian Buddhism carried on by Japanese scholars as well as Western and Asian, especially Indian, scholars.

The main text constitutes a general 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 Literature. Major studies before and after Winternitz' work are exhaustively mentioned. As a reference work also this book is of extreme help to scholars and students alike.

The work has been edited by Prof. Ramesh Mathur.

About the Author:

PROFESSOR HAJIME NAKAMURA, D. Litt., Honorary D. Litt., Deshikottama (Visva-Bharati) is a distinguished scholar of international repute.

He was Professor of Indian and Buddhist Philosophy at the University of Tokyo for thirty years. Since his retirement he has been conducting the Eastern Institute, as the Founder Director. He is now Professor Emeritus of University of Tokyo, a member of the Academy of Japan, and was awarded the Order of Merit by the Emperor.

He was awarded the honorary degree of Vidya-Vacaspati by the President of the Republic of India, Dr. S. Radhakrishnan. He has been visiting Professor in various Universities of the world.

He is the author of History of Early Vedanta Philosophy; Early Buddhism (in Japanese); A Comparative History of Ideas and History of the Development of Japanese Thought and many other books and articles.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword

Preface

CHAPTER I. GENERAL SURVEY OF BUDDHISM

CHAPTER II. EARLY BUDDHISM

  1. The Time of the Rise of Buddhism

  2. The Life of Gotama Buddha and his Disciples

  3. The Scriptures of Early Buddhism

      3.A. The Gradual Development of the Scriptures

      3.B. The Corpus of the Transmitted Scriptures

        3.B.i. Sutta-pitaka
        3.B.ii. Vinaya-pitaka
        3.B.iii. Abhidhamma-pitaka

      Part I Original Buddhism

  4. Aspects of Original Buddhism

      Part II Early Buddhism

  5. The Thought of Early Buddhism

  6. The Practice of Early Buddhism

  7. The Worship of Buddhas and Faith

  8. Social Thought
CHAPTER III. CONSERVATIVE BUDDHISM AND TRANSITION TO MAHAYANA
  1. Historical Background

      9.A. The Mauryan Dynasty

      9.B. The Invasions by Foreign Peoples into India

  2. Philosophical Schools

      10.A. Rising of Schools

      10.B. The Abhidharma Literature

      10.C. Later Southern Buddhism (Theravada)

  3. Philosophical Thought

  4. Biographies of the Buddha

  5. The Poet Asvaghosa and his School

  6. The Avadana Literature

CHAPTER IV. MAHAYANA BUDDHISM

  1. Historical Background

      15.A. The Invasion by the Kusanas

      15.B. The Gupta and Post-Gupta Periods

  2. Mahayana Sutras

      16.A. Introduction

      16.B. Earlier Sutras

        16.B.i. Earlier and Wisdom Sutras
        16.B.ii. Other Philosophical Sutras
        16.B.iii. Philosophical Thought

      16.C. Meditation Sutras

      16.D. Transmigration Sutras

      16.E. Extollment of Mahayana and Worship of Bodhisattvas

      16.F. The Lotus Sutra and Others

        16.F.i. The Texts of the Lotus Sutra
        16.F.ii. The Thought of the Lotus Sutra
        16.F.iii. Other Sutras with Close Relation to the Lotus Sutra

      16.G. The Buddhavatamsaka-sutra
        16.G.i. Texts
        16.G.ii. The Thought

      16.H. Pure Land Buddhism and the Ratnakuta-sutra
        16.H.i. Pure Land of Amitabha
        16.H.ii. The Ratnakuta-sutra

      16.I. The Mahaparinirvana-sutra and Others

      16.J. The Mahasamnipata-sutra and Others

      16.K. Discipline Sutras

      16.L. Laymen Buddhism

      16.M. Tathagata-garbha Texts

      16.N. Other Sutras

  3. The Philosophical Schools of Mahayana

      17.A. The Early Madhyamika

        17.A.i. Nagarjuna
        17.A.ii. Aryadeva and other Disciples of Nagarjuna
        17.A.iii. The Thought

      17.B. The Early Vijnanavadins

        17.B.i. The Beginning and Maitreya-natha
        17.B.ii. Asanga
        17.B.iii. Vasubandhu

      17.C. Philosophers in Later Days

        17.C.i. Vijnanavadins
        17.C.ii. Madhyamikas
        17.C.iii. Non-scholastic Texts

      17.D. Social Thought

CHAPTER V. LOGICIANS
  1. Before Dignaga
  2. Dignaga
  3. Dharmakirti
  4. Logicians at the Final Stage
  5. Some Features of Indian Logic
CHAPTER VI. ESOTERIC BUDDHISM
  1. The Beginning
  2. Systematization
  3. The Final Stage
  4. Some Features of Esoteric Buddhism
Addenda et Corrigenda

Abbreviations and Periodicals

Index

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