Shingon Refractions: Myoe and the Mantra of Light by Mark Unno

By Mark Unno

Shingon Buddhism arose within the 8th century and continues to be considered one of Japan's most crucial sects, at the moment numbering a few 12 million adherents. As such it's lengthy past due acceptable insurance. right here, the well-respected Mark Unno illuminates the tantric perform of the chant of sunshine, the main vital of Shingon practices, whole with translations and an in-depth exploration of the scholar-monk Myoe Koben, the chant of Light's optimum proponent.

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