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Buddha-nature and emptiness : rNgog Blo-ldan-shes-rab and a transmission of the Ratnagotravibhāga from India to Tibet / Kazuo Kano.

Author:
Kanō, Kazuo, 1932- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Wien : Arbeitskreis für Tibetische und Buddhistische Studien, [2016].
Description:
xvi, 488 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde ; Heft 91. [More in this series]
  • Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde ; Heft 91
Notes:
Revised thesis (doctoral) - Universität, Hamburg, 2006.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents:
Preface -- Introduction -- Historical and doctrinal background -- The authorship of the Ratnagotravibhaga and its transmission in India from the 5th to the 10th century -- The resurrection of the Ratnagotravibhaga in India in the early 11th century : Maitripa and Inanasrlmitra -- Ratnakarasanti's understanding of Buddha-nature -- The transmission of the Ratnagotravibhaga in East India from the 11th to the 13th century from Prajnakaramati to Vibhuticandra -- The Kashmiri tradition of the Ratnagotravibhaga Exegesis in the 11th and 12th centuries : Sajjana and his Circle -- Six Tibetan translations of the Ratnagotravibhaga -- Conclusion -- RNgog Blo-ldan-shes-rab and his doctrinal position -- The life and works of RNgog Blo-ldan-shes-rab -- RNgog's Doctrinal Positions in Relation to Sajjana's and His Com-mentarial Style -- RNgog's RGyud bla ma'i don bsdus pa as a Reflection of his own doctrinal position -- Conclusion -- RNgog's impact on later developments to the Early 14th century -- 14th to the 16th century -- Conclusion -- Final considerations -- Resituating Rngog's position in a wider context -- Appendices -- Appendix A : a topical outline of the RGyud bla mai don bsduspa -- Appendix B : a list of commentaries of the Ratnagotravibhaga -- Abbreviations and bibliographies -- Indices.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Biography.
  • Commentaries.
  • Early works.
ISBN:
  • 9783902501295 ((pbk.))
  • 3902501294
OCLC:
962180751
International Article Number:
  • 9783902501295
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