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The Supreme Array Scripture: A New Interpretation of the Title “Gaṇḍavyūha-sūtra”
This article argues for a new interpretation of the Sanskrit compound gaṇḍa-vyūha as it is used in the common title of the Mahāyāna text the Gaṇḍavyūha-Sūtra.The author begins by providing a briefExpand
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Book reviews
Robert Alun Jones, The Secret of the Totem: Religion and Society from McLennan to Freud. New York, Columbia University Press, 2005, 347 pp. £32/$49.50, ISBN 0 231 13438 X. Daniel Boyarin, BorderExpand
The Gandavyuha-Sutra: A study of wealth, gender and power in an Indian Buddhist narrative.
In this thesis, I examine the roles of wealth, gender and power in the Mahayana Buddhist scripture known as the Gandavyuha-sutra, using contemporary textual theory, narratology and worldviewExpand
LSD DHARMA: Psychedelics and Buddhism in America
In recent decades some attention has been given to the possible connection between the contemporary practice of Buddhism and the use of psychedelic drugs. Among the various publications on the topicExpand