Written as a significant other to Eliot's 3-volume Hinduism and Buddhism, this name starts with a quick survey of Buddhism as practiced in India and China prior to delving deep into the heritage of Buddhism in Japan. It lines the evolution of the Buddhist stream in Japan from its "official" creation in advert 552, in the course of the Nara, Heian and Tokugawa classes, detailing the increase of some of the Buddhist sects in Japan, together with Nichiren and Zen. completely researched and well-written, it was once the final paintings released through Eliot, one of many nice students of jap faith and philosophy on the time.

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