Guide to Chinese Buddhism


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Guide to Chinese Buddhism

Author: Zheng Lixin

Order No. 3142

ISBN-13: 9787119033341

ISBN-10: 7119033344

Binding: Paperback

Publisher: Foreign Languages Press

Pub Year: 2004

Pages: 216

Language: English and Chinese

Size: 5 x 8.5

Price: $17.95

Buddhism is a very popular religion that originated in China. This book outlines the religion’s history, and gives background of the religion’s three branches of Buddhism called the Han, Tibetian and Pali. There is also information on Buddhist schools, temples, major grottoes, the four sacred mountains in Buddhism, and the influence of Buddhism in other Asian countries including Korea, Japan and India. Several appendices cover topics such as Buddhist terms, biographies of major Han Buddhist monks, and a short chronology of the religion’s history. With color photos.

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Weight 1 lbs