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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 213–215.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Keith Howard SamulNori: Contemporary Korean Drumming and the Rebirth of Itinerant Performance Culture . By Nathan Hesselink . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 . xiv, 201 pp, 1 audio CD. $75.00 (cloth); $27.50 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (2): 371–390.
Published: 01 May 1997
..., October 22–28. Jamia Hamdard, Delhi. Zelliott Eleanor. 1992 . From Untouchable to Dalit: Essays on the Ambedkar Movement . Delhi : Manohar . The Rebirth of Shiv Sena The Symbiosis of Discursive and Organizational Power MARY FAINSOD KATZENSTEIN, UDAY SINGH MEHTA, AND USHA THAKKAR IN RALLY...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 754–755.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Franziska Seraphim Grassroots Pacifism in Post-War Japan: The Rebirth of a Nation . By Mari Yamamoto . Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies. London and New York : RoutledgeCurzon , 2004 . xv , 304 pp. $115.00 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 754 T H...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (3): 886–888.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Drew Gerstle Puppets of Nostalgia: The Life, Death, and Rebirth of the Japanese Awaji Ningyo Tradition . By Jane Marie Law . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1997 . xiii, 322 pp. $35.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1998 1998 886 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (2): 546–548.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Nikolay Tsyrempilov Yet this criticism is minor in light of what I see as this book's greatest strength: the way it manages to express the dynamics and complexity of the Tibetan culture during the rebirth period of the tenth to thirteenth centuries with such a clarity, proficiency...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 427–434.
Published: 01 August 1961
...W. Norman Brown Abstract One of the problems recurring in the Buddhist Pali Texts is the question of what it is that transmigrates. Buddhism accepts as axiomatic the doctrine of rebirth, a process of “renewal of becomings” until the attainment of complete knowledge, whereupon the process terminates...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (S1): 71–81.
Published: 01 June 1964
...Pauline Mahar Kolenda Abstract How do ordinary people of India adapt themselves to the Hindu theory of karma and rebirth? It is said that these concepts justify and reconcile Hindus to the inequalities of the caste system and that they result in fatalism and “other-worldiness.” These, in turn...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1979) 38 (4): 671–688.
Published: 01 August 1979
...Michael Aung Thwin Abstract Throughout Burmese history people donated money, land, and labor to the sangha in the hope of acquiring merit and ensuring rebirth in a better existence. Each dynasty was confronted with the flow of wealth from state properties and taxable public holdings to tax-free...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11162969.
Published: 21 June 2024
...Ian MacCormack Abstract This article analyzes the enthronement of the sixth Dalai Lama held in Lhasa, Tibet, in December 1697. The previous rebirth, the fifth Dalai Lama, became the first ruler of the central Tibetan regime founded in 1642. The enthronement of his successor lasted nearly one month...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of impermanence, emptiness, and no-self, as well as the distant possibility of transcending an endless cycle of rebirths that all sentient beings are subject to until enlightenment. On the other hand, the rites are a guide for the deceased, who are given instructions to depart as well as assistance in gaining...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (S1): 21–52.
Published: 01 June 1964
... the ideal of an other-worldly salvation (nirvanaya)2 and the related concepts of \armaya, rebirth, merit, and demerit. Together they define the goals of the religious life; but their implementation poses certain structural problems. Religious institutions and rituals are concerned with these problems...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 February 1989
... is not afraid of them. King mentions his own experience with modern Japanese Zen Buddhist evasiveness about belief in rebirth but cites only the complex views of Abe Masao. King calls Shosan's emphasis on rebirth in the six levels of existence a metaphorical Zen existentialism. The author seems uncomfortable...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (4): 639–641.
Published: 01 August 1957
... century can scarcely be thought of as popular, began to penetrate the commonalty. The popularization of Amidist ideas was accentuated in the tenth to the eleventh century, and Genshin (942-1017), with his Ojoyoshv? [Collection of Essentials Concerning Rebirth in the Western Paradise] published in 985...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 36 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 November 1976
... highly praised as later commentators have tried to point out. In the passage about the lowest level of rebirth, the sutra says: On the eve of death he will meet a good and learned teacher who will, soothing and encouraging him in various ways, preach to him the excellent Law and teach him the remem...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 325–326.
Published: 01 February 2008
... clearly demarcated chapters dealing with the Kumano pilgrimage as geographic space, as a variety of Tendai Buddhism, as a promise for rebirth after death, as a locus of imperial empowerment, and as a way for women to be part of the Buddhist universe. The only objections to the book that can be raised...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 202–204.
Published: 01 February 2005
... in this volume challenge the conventional view propounded by earlier scholarship that women s salvation was a doctrine developed during the Kamakura period by the new Pure Land sects. Obara Hitoshi has found accounts of women who attained rebirth into paradise in a Heian court diary, Chu¯yu¯ki. Women in Genko...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 172–174.
Published: 01 February 1989
... his own experience with modern Japanese Zen Buddhist evasiveness about belief in rebirth but cites only the complex views of Abe Masao. King calls Shosan's emphasis on rebirth in the six levels of existence a metaphorical Zen existentialism. The author seems uncomfortable with Shosan's basic system...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 457–458.
Published: 01 May 2013
... This book is Jungnok Park's PhD dissertation (Oxford, 2008), nearly unchanged because of his untimely death. It examines concepts of “soul” or “self” in Chinese Buddhist translations. Park's central claim is that Buddhism “acquired a soul” in China: it came to feature a permanent subject of rebirth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 February 1997
... the liberal state in Israel. Akhil Gupta's reprinted essay on rebirth and representations of time in India, and the modern West is a delightful piece about how hegemonic notions of time as linear in the West systematically conceal the multifarious circular and cyclical conceptions of time embedded in everyday...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 36 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 November 1976
... commentators have tried to point out. In the passage about the lowest level of rebirth, the sutra says: On the eve of death he will meet a good and learned teacher who will, soothing and encouraging him in various ways, preach to him the excellent Law and teach him the remem- brance of Buddha, but, being...