The Dating of the Historical Buddha: A Review Article

  title={The Dating of the Historical Buddha: A Review Article},
  author={Lance S. Cousins},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society},
  pages={57 - 63}
  • L. Cousins
  • Published 1 April 1996
  • History
  • Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society
L'A. cherche a dater precisement l'existence du Bouddha historique. Apres avoir elabore en detail les termes de la problematique, il retrace l'histoire des recherches en la matiere. Il examine les systemes chronologiques en vigueur dans les divers pays bouddhistes. Il passe en revue les differentes hypotheses proposees jusqu'a ce jour. Avant que de conclure, l'A. s'arrete sur deux travaux plus convaincants que les autres 

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