The Social Message of Mahayana Buddhism

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Title:The Social Message of Mahayana Buddhism


Author:Satya P. Agarwal
Urmila Agarwal

Publisher:New Age Books

Publish Year:2012

Edition:First Edition

Cover:Paper Back

Subject:Politics | Religion | Buddhism | Philosophy | Spirituality / Spiritual | Social Science | Bibliography/Reference | Tibetan Politics


Remarks:Bibliography, Index


Size:140 X 205 mm


Price:USD 8.00

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  • While looking for other texts that could be included in the research program, the authors came across Dr. Radhakrishnan’s remark (made in 1948) that the most important Mahayana text (The Lotus Sutra) is indebted to Bhagavad-Gita. In fact, quite independently of this remark, their research inevitably meant taking a close look at the important phenomenon of ‘Engaged Buddhism’. In this process, they discovered that, while many of the engaged Buddhists had been inspired by the Lotus Sutra, some of them had been inspired by Shantideva’s Bodhicaryavatara. The outcome of the consequent enlargement of the scope of the research is presented in this book.


    Satya P. Agarwal

    Urmila Agarwal

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