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The foundation for Yoga practitioners : the Buddhist Yogācārabhūmi treatise and its adaptation in India, East Asia, and Tibet

The fourth-century Sanskrit treatise Yogacarabhumi is the largest Indian text on Buddhist meditation. In The Foundation for Yoga Practitioners, leading Buddhist scholars from across the globe offer a critical summary of the work, elaborate on its compositional background, and reveal its reception history in India, China, and Tibet.
Print Book, English, 2013
Harvard University, Department of South Asian studies, Cambridge, Mass., 2013
1429 pages ; 26 cm.
9780674725430, 0674725433
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The Yogācārabhūmi background and environment
The Yogācārabhūmi : the text
The Yogācārabhūmi : the basic section
The Yogācārabhūmi : the supplementary section
The Indian Yogācāra reception
The East Asian Yogācāra reception
The Tibetan Yogācāra reception