Buddhist Funeral Rites And Ceremonies Japan Future Life Buddhism Books
Books con argomento Buddhist Funeral Rites And Ceremonies Japan Future Life Buddhism
Death and the Afterlife in Japanese Buddhism
Stone Jacqueline Ilyse (EDT)
Walter Mariko Namba (EDT)
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Hardcover)
Nine essays by American scholars of religion, some fledgling some veteran, trace Japanese Buddhist funeral practices and the philosophy behind them from the Heian period (794-1185) to the present. Among their topics are relic veneration in Medieval Japan, the Blood Pool Hell and postmortem fetal extraction, and posthumous...