Suramgamasamadhisutra: The Concentration of Heroic Progress

By: Etienne Lamotte

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The Buddhist scripture containing teachings that bestow heroic progress on the path to Enlightement The Suramgamsamadhisutra is an early Mahayana Buddhist scripture. Within a narrative framework provided by a dialogue between the Buddha and the bodhisattva Drdhamati it airs central issues of Mahayana Buddhism by means of philosophical discussion, edifying anecdote, marvellous feat, and drama. At its core is a description of the seeming conversion of Mara, the embodiment of all malign tendencies that obstruct advancement, and the prediction that he too will become a Buddha.

Title: Suramgamasamadhisutra: The Concentration of Heroic Progress

Author Name: Etienne Lamotte

Categories: India, Buddhism and Buddhist Studies,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2003

ISBN: 8120819314

ISBN 13: 9788120819313

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 102412

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