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VOLUME III THE ORIGINS AND NATURE OF
MAHAYANA BUDDHISM; SOME
MAHAYANA spiritual TOPICS
33 Siikiyabhikkhu!Sakyabhikkhu/Siikyabhik$u: a wrong link
to the Mahayana? 1
34 A initial examine on meditation and the beginnings of
35 How the Mahayana began
36 Buddhiinusmrti in the
PAUL M HARRISON
37 Who will get to journey within the nice motor vehicle? Self-image and
identity one of the fans of early Mahayana
38 Is the Dharma-kiiya the true "phantom body" of the
39 looking for the origins of the Mahayana: what are we
40 the increase of Mahayana Buddhism and its dating to the
worship of stiipas
42 The oldest Mahayana siitra: its importance for the research of
Buddhist improvement 302
LEWIS R. LANCASTER
43 encouraged speech in early Mahayana Buddhism
44 altering the feminine physique: clever ladies and the
Bodhisattva profession in a few Mahiiratnakiitasiitras
45 What, if something, is Mahayana Buddhism? challenge of
definitions and classifications
JONATHAN A. SILK
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A method of intellectual debate in which the competing doctrine, or essential elements of it, are admitted but relegated to a subordinate position' (Schmithausen 1981, 223 ). 39 THE ORIGINS AND NATURE OF MAHAYANA BUDDHISM The process of relegating eustatic techniques to the role of ancillary or soteriologically irrelevant practices as found in the Abhidharmakosa and Abhi(jharmasamuccaya was brilliantly analysed by Griffiths (1983). 77 Though the relation between dhyiina and prajiiii is much more complicated78 , we could, nevertheless, discover some reflections of the older samatha and/vs.
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