The origins of Oṃ maṇipadme hūṃ : a study of the Kāraṇḍavyūha sūtra / Alexander Studholme.

Author
Studholme, Alexander, 1967- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Albany : State University of New York Press, c2002.
Description
ix, 222 p. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Kāraṇḍavyūhasūtra. Oṃ maṇipadme hūm [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-213) and index.
Contents
The importance of Oṃ maṇipadme hūṃ -- Background to the Kāraṇḍavyūha Sūtra -- Purāṇic influence on the Kāraṇḍavyūha Sūtra -- Avalokiteśvara as the Buddhist Īśvara -- Oṃ maṇipadme hūṃ and Namaḥ Śivāya Oṃ maṇipadme hūṃ and the Mahāyāna -- The meaning of Oṃ maṇipadme hūṃ -- The original six-syllable formula?
ISBN
  • 0791453898 (alk. paper)
  • 0791453901 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2002020933
OCLC
49619287
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