The first complete translation into English of this Tibetan text, together with the informative commentary by the 8th century master Buddhaguhya. This text is of. The Maha-Vairocana-Abhisambodhi Tantra has 3 ratings and 1 review. Todd said: A fantastic translation from the Tibetan and Chinese by the polyglot Stephe.. . Read “The Maha-Vairocana-Abhisambodhi Tantra With Buddhaguhya’s Commentary” by Stephen Hodge with Rakuten Kobo. The first complete translation into.

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The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism. No trivia or quizzes yet. In Tibet it is considered to be a member of the Carya class of tantras. Find it on Abhisambodi. Towards a Christian Tantra: This is as flimsy as the cheapest pulp paperback! Wendell marked it as to-read May 22, Rituals for the Pagan Family. There are translations from both into English.

Readings of the Lotus Sutra. The lineage then being, according to the Shingon tradition:.

Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. This text is of seminal importance for the history of Buddhist Tantra, especially as very little has been published concerning the origins of Tantra in India.


Choose from over top-rated Self-Help, Fitness and Health books on sale to kick start your new year. Moreover, he frequently uses the terms suchness tathata and Suchness-Awareness tathata-jnana interchangeably. Therefore one must mahs even emptiness with the emptiness of emptiness, when it is seen that the mind is primordially unborn and unarisen.

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Great Viarocana of the Buddha. Mindfulness in Early Buddhism. The following outline is based on Hodge’s translation of the Tibetan version of the Sutra. The title should be at least 4 characters long.

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In other words, the term Suchness-Awareness is functionally equivalent to Enlightenment. Indian Philosophy in Asian Philosophy. In the Buddha’s Words. Writing on the Mahavairocana SutraBuddhist scholar and translator of that scripture, Stephen Hodge, comments: It is a truly remarkable translation giving the reader access into the so-called Buddhist mysteries.


The Maha-Vairocana-Abhisambodhi Tantra: With Buddhaguhya’s Commentary

Isabel Martins marked it as to-read Jun 20, How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s abhisambodhii Recap the plot. An Answer for Every Question. Please review your cart. This also vairovana to the Yogacara definition Attached here and there are doctrinal passages, and sadhana practices which relate back to the main mandalas.