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Short chapters on Buddhism past and present.

J. H. Titcomb

Short chapters on Buddhism past and present.

by J. H. Titcomb

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Published by The Religious tract society in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddha and Buddhism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy the Right Rev. J. H. Titcomb.
    ContributionsReligious Tract Society (Great Britain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1451 .T5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6972201M
    LC Control Number06025439
    OCLC/WorldCa6258664

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      Smith, Jane I. “Early Muslim Accounts of Buddhism in India.” Studies in Islam 10 (): 87– E-mail Citation» Smith’s short article provides a convenient overview and analysis of the extant early Muslim sources on Buddhism in India. Waardenburg, Jacques. “The Medieval Period, –”   As an incredibly diverse religious system, Buddhism is constantly changing. The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Buddhism offers a comprehensive collection of work by leading scholars in the field that tracks these changes up to the present ://

    Robert Bluck`s British Buddhism: teachings, practice and development, based on his PhD thesis The Dimensions of Buddhism in Britain from , is recent and relevant, as it is, according to its book cover,»the first comprehensive account of Buddhism in contemporary Britain«. And indeed, a broad monograph on Buddhist traditions in Britain has not been published since Ian Oliver`s Buddhism in In the recent past, a number of books have been written on the changing status of women in Hindu and Islamic societies, but with regard to women in Buddhism, ever since the distinguished Pali scholar, Miss I.B. Horner, wrote her book on Women under Primitive Buddhism, as far back as , very little interest has been taken in the ://


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Short chapters on Buddhism past and present. By J. (Jonathan Holt) Titcomb and Religious Tract Society (Great Britain) Abstract. Mode of access: Internet Topics: Buddhism. Publisher: [London] The Religious tract society. Year: OAI   Gives a short introduction about the basics of Buddhism, the history within Asia, and its interaction and history with European culture and American culture.

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nounced in Buddhism and in their stead is meditation which leads to self-control, purification, and enlightenment. Both medi-tation and service form salient characteristics of Buddhism.

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