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Living as the Founders: Living as Kukai

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This is a compilation of the author's research and contemplation, who has been exploring 'how to apply Buddhism to life', while introducing the life and philosophy of Kukai (774-835), the founder of the Shingon sect, and clarifying what his way of life and thinking suggest for us living in the modern age.

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Sachiya Hiro, born in Osaka city in 1936, is a graduate of the Department of Indian Philosophy, Faculty of Letters, the University of Tokyo, and also completed his doctoral program in Indian Philosophy at the Graduate School of Humanities, the University of Tokyo. After serving as a professor at the Meteorological College for 20 years since 1965, he is now active in writing books broadly ranging from explanations of religions, including Buddhism, to essays on Buddhist life and giving lectures around the country. His works, such as "History of Buddhism (10 volumes)", "Shaka", "Buddha" (all published by Shunjusha), "Kannon Sutra: Scripture of Miracles" (Daizou Publishing), "What is Nenbutsu" (Shinchosensho), "Advocacy of 'Madness'" (Shueisha Shinsho), "My 'Namu Myoho Renge Kyo'", "My 'Namu Amida Butsu'", "Sachiya Hiro's 'Daily Sermon'" (all published by Kosho Publishing) are popular across all ages and genders.

Series/Label Living as the Founders
Released Date Nov 2021
Price ¥1,500
Size 127mm×188mm
Total Page Number 208 pages
Color Page Number ---
ISBN 9784333028597
Genre Nonfiction / Humanities > Culture/Religion
Visualization experience NO