Buddhist China

Author: Reginald Fleming Johnston
Editor: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108080332
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An informed 1913 account of Mahayana Buddhism and monasticism by the British administrator and scholar who tutored China's last emperor.
Buddhist China
Language: en
Pages: 508
Authors: Reginald Fleming Johnston
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-01 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An informed 1913 account of Mahayana Buddhism and monasticism by the British administrator and scholar who tutored China's last emperor.
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Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Sir Reginald Fleming Johnston
Categories: Ancestor worship
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

The British colonial administrator and scholar Sir Reginald Fleming Johnston (1874-1938) travelled extensively in the Far East, developing a deep interest in Chinese culture and spirituality. His fourteen-year posting to the relatively quiet port of Weihaiwei allowed him to indulge this interest and to travel to places not usually visited
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Language: en
Pages: 183
Authors: Francesca Tarocco
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Routledge

Buddhism in China during the late Qing and Republican period remained a powerful cultural and religious force. Francesca Tarocco is a rising star in this field and offers an innovative high-quality piece of work that presents a new perspective on the influence of Buddhism on Chinese culture. Drawing on scarcely
Monks in Motion
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Jack Meng-Tat Chia
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Chinese Buddhists have never remained stationary. They have always been on the move. In Monks in Motion, Jack Meng-Tat Chia explores why Buddhist monks migrated from China to Southeast Asia, and how they participated in transregional Buddhist networks across the South China Sea. This book tells the story of three
Buddhist China
Language: en
Pages: 507
Authors: Reginald Fleming Johnston
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-02 - Publisher: Forgotten Books

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