Encyclopedia of Buddhism

Encyclopedia of Buddhism

Book - 2004
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Providing a comprehensive overview of one of Asia's most important religious and social forces, the "Encyclopedia of Buddhism describes the Buddhist world view, basic teachings and practices of Buddhism, as well as its different schools and sects. In addition to containing entries on Buddhist scriptures, art, architecture, saints, demons, monastic orders, festivals, rites and ceremonies, this new two-volume set explores the history of Buddhism, the different forms it has taken in different parts of the world, and how Buddhism has blended with other religions like Shinto, Confucianism, Taoism and Christianity.
Published: New York : Macmillan Reference USA/Thomson/Gale, c2004.
ISBN: 9780028657189
0028657187
9780028657196
0028657195
9780028657202
0028657209
Branch Call Number: R294.303 ENC
Characteristics: 2 v. (xxxix, 981 p., [16] p. of plates) :,ill. (some col.), maps ;,29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Buswell, Robert E. Jr.,1953-

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