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|IRIZ Studies Vol. 2|
|The Lankāvatāra Mahāyānasūtram Rendered into Modern Japanese with Studies by Tokiwa Gishin (2 vols; in Japanese)|
Dimensions: 273 mm x 193 mm
Vol. 1 (Text & Studies, 376 pp.); Vol. 2 :(Notes & Reference List of Sanskrit Expressions, 211 pp.)
Date of Publication: Dec. 1, 1994
Kyoto: International Research Institute for Zen Buddhism
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Volume 1 of this study contains a foreword by Prof. Yanagida Seizan and a preface by the author, followed by a modern annotated Japanese translation of nine chapters of Prof.Bun'yu Nanjô's famous reconstruction of the Sanskrit Lankāvatāra sutra.
Part 2 contains ten lectures by the author, originally presented in English at Leiden University in the Netherlands (1993).
Volume 2 contains copious notes pertaining both to the translation and to textual questions (Sanskrit text, Chinese renditions).
The camera-ready copy of these Studies was produced at the IRIZ through the efforts of Murakami Shun.
Foreword (Yanagida Seizan)
Thirteen Lectures on the Lankāvatāra sūtram
Reference List of Sanskrit Expressions