Book: Buddhism and Buddhists in China
Author: Lewis Hodus

Buddhism and Buddhists in China By Lewis Hodus

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Pages (PDF): 78
Publication Date: 1924

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From the Preface: 'Buddhism is a religion which must be viewed from many angles. Its original form, as preached by Gautama in India and developed in the early years succeeding, and as embodied in the sacred literature of early Buddhism, is not representative of the actual Buddhism of any land today. The faithful student of Buddhist literature would be as far removed from understanding the working activities of a busy center of Buddhism in Burmah, Tibet or China today as a student of patristic literature would be from appreciating the Christian life of London or New York City.'

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