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Author Lopez, Donald S., Jr., 1952-
Title Hyecho's journey : the world of Buddhism / Donald S. Lopez Jr. ; with Rebecca Bloom, Kevin Carr, Chun Wa Chan, Ha Nul Jun, Carla Sinopoli, and Keiko Yokota-Carter.
Publication Info. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.
©2017
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Description xxii, 245 pages ; 27 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: tracing Hyecho's route -- Dunhuang: the discovery of the pilgrim's account -- Silla: the birthplace of the pilgrim -- At sea: the pilgrim sails for the holy land -- Kuśinagara: the Buddha enters Nirvana -- Vulture peak: two Buddhas seated side by side -- Bodh Gayā: the Buddha attains enlightenment -- Lumbinī: the Buddha is born -- Śrāvastí: city of the Buddha's miracles -- Sāṃkāśya: the Buddha descends from heaven -- Gandhāra: past lives of the Buddha -- Arabia: Buddhism encounters islam -- Wutaishan: the pilgrim passes away.
Subject Hyech'o, active 8th century -- Travel.
Buddhism.
Buddhist pilgrims and pilgrimages.
Buddhism -- History.
Buddhist legends.
Buddhism in art.
Added Author Bloom, Rebecca (Researcher in Buddhist studies)
Carr, Kevin Gray, 1974-
Chan, Chun Wa.
Jun, Ha Nul.
Sinopoli, Carla M.
Yokota, Keiko.
Added Title World of Buddhism
ISBN 9780226517902 hardcover ; alkaline paper
022651790X hardcover ; alkaline paper
9780226518060 electronic book