Studies in Central & East Asian Religions

Volume 8, 1995

CONTENTS

Articles

Barend ter HAAR: Local Society and the Organization of Cults in Early Modern China: A
Preliminary Study…………………………………………………………………… 1 [download]

Henrik H. SØRENSEN: Divine Scrutiny of Human Morals in an Early Chinese Buddhist Sutra:
A Study of the Si tianwang jing (T. 590)………………………………….. ………. 44 [download]

Forum [download]

Christoph KLEINE: Honen Revisited: A Reappraisal of a Great Heretic…………………….. 84

Christian LINDTNER: Bhavya, Legs ldan ’byed—Quoting and Quoted……………………. 90

SBS News (IA)……………………………………………………………………………… 98

Reviews

The Classic of Changes, translated by Richard John Lynn (Bent Nielsen)……………….. 99, and

Michael Loewe, Divination, Mythology and Monarchy in Han China (Bent Nielsen)…. 108, and

Hōbōgirin VII: Daijō-Daishi. Ed. by Hubert Durt. (HHS)……………………………… 110, and

Jo-shui Chen, Liu Tsung-yüan and Intellectual Change in T’ang China, 773–819 (HHS).. 115, and

Marcus Günzel, Die Morgen- und Abendliturgie der chinesischen Buddhisten (HHS)….. 120, and

Jacques Gernet, Buddhism in Chinese Society. Translated by Franciscus Verellen (HHS).. 122, and

Kyunyŏ-jŏn: The Life, Times and Songs of a Tenth Century Korean Monk. An Annotated
Translation by Adrian Buzo and Tony Prince (HHS)……………………………… 126, and

Zengaku kenkyū nyūmon [Introduction to Zen Studies]. Ed. by Tanaka Ryōshō (HHS)…. 128, and

Other Selves: Autobiography and Biography in Cross-Cultural Perspective. Ed. by Phyllis
Granoff and Koichi Shinohara (HHS)……………………………………………. 132 [download]

Per K. Sørensen, Tibetan Buddhist Historiography (Eberto F. Lo Bue)…………………… 135 [download]

Hugh Richardson, Ceremonies of the Lhasa Year (Per K. Sørensen)…………………….. 139, and

Brief Notices [download]

Xiao Dengfu, Daojiao shuyi yu mijiao dianji (HHS)……………………………………… 146

Ways of Enlightenment: Buddhist Studies at the Nyingma Institute (HHS)………………. 147

The Lotus Sutra. Translated by Burton Watson (HHS)…………………………………. 148

Heinz Bechert (ed.), The Dating of the Historical Buddha / Die Datierung des historischen
Buddha (Christian Lindtner)………………………………………………………… 149

Sanskrit-Wörterbuch der buddhistischen Texte aus den Turfan-Funden (Christian Lindtner) …………………………………………………………………………………………….. 150

Untersuchungen zur buddhistischen Literatur, bearbeitet von Frank Bandurski et al. (Christian Lindtner)……………………………………………………………………….. 151