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作者 Copp, Paul
書名 The Body Incantatory : Spells and the Ritual Imagination in Medieval Chinese Buddhism
出版項 New York : Columbia University Press, 2014
©2014
國際標準書號 9780231537780 (electronic bk.)
9780231162708
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說明 1 online resource (397 pages)
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系列 The Sheng Yen Series in Chinese Buddhist Studies
The Sheng Yen Series in Chinese Buddhist Studies
附註 Intro -- Table of Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface: The Body Incantatory -- Thanks -- Abbreviations -- Introduction: Dharanis and the Study of Buddhist Spells -- 1. Scripture, Relic, Talisman, Spell -- 2. Amulets of the Incantation of Wish Fulfillment -- 3. Dust, Shadow, and the Incantation of Glory -- 4. Mystic Store and Wizard's Basket -- Coda: Material Incantations and the Study of Medieval Chinese Buddhism -- Appendix 1. Suiqiu Amulets Discovered in China -- Appendix 2. Stein no. 4690: Four Spells -- Notes -- Glossary -- Sources -- Index
The Body Incantatory reveals the histories and logics of practice of deeply embodied forms of Buddhist ritual. Paul Copp vividly captures the diversity of Buddhist practice among medieval monks, ritual healers, and other individuals lost to history, offering a corrective to accounts that have overemphasized elite, canonical materials
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Copp, Paul The Body Incantatory : Spells and the Ritual Imagination in Medieval Chinese Buddhism New York : Columbia University Press,c2014 9780231162708
主題 Buddhist incantations -- History.;Buddhism -- China -- Rituals -- History
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