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The Resource Images, miracles, and authority in Asian religious traditions, edited by Richard H. Davis

Images, miracles, and authority in Asian religious traditions, edited by Richard H. Davis

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Images, miracles, and authority in Asian religious traditions
Title
Images, miracles, and authority in Asian religious traditions
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edited by Richard H. Davis
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Language
eng
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DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL1035
LC item number
.I43 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Images, miracles, and authority in Asian religious traditions, edited by Richard H. Davis
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-239)
Contents
Introduction : miracles as social acts / Richard H. Davis -- Expected miracles : the unsurprisingly miraculous nature of Buddhist images and relics / Robert L. Brown -- The miraculous Buddha image : portrait, God, or object? / Robert L. Brown -- Divine delicacies : monks, images, and miracles in the contest between Jainism and Buddhism / Phyllis Granoff -- Miraculous Abhiseka : miracle and authority in a South Indian non-Brahmin lineage / K.I. Koppedrayer -- The Jina bleeds : threats to the faith and the rescue of the faithful in Medieval Jain stories / Phyllis Granoff -- Changing roles for miraculous images in Medieval Chinese Buddhism : a study of the miracle image section in Daoxuan's "Collected Records" / Koichi Shinohara -- Dynastic politics and miraculous images : the example of Zhuli of the Changlesi Temple in Yangzhou / Koichi Shinohara -- The replication of miraculous images : the Zenkoji Amida and the Seiryoji Shaka / Donald F. McCallum
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
239 p., [18] p. of plates
Isbn
9780813334639
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(hardcover : alk. paper)
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98009211
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