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Living Landscapes

作者 Christopher Key Chapple
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 Living Landscapes:,InLivingLandscapes,ChristopherKeyChapplelooksattheworldofritualasenactedinthreefaithsofIndia.Hebeginswithanexplorationoftherelationshipbetw


內容簡介 In Living Landscapes, Christopher Key Chapple looks at the world of ritual as enacted in three faiths of India. He begins with an exploration of the relationship between the body and the world as found in the cosmological cartography of Sāṃkhya philosophy, which highlights the interplay between consciousness (puruṣa) and activity (prakṛti), a process that gives rise to earth, water, fire, air, and space. He then turns to the progressive explication of these five great elements in Buddhism, Jainism, Advaita, Tantra, and Haṭha Yoga, and includes translations from the Vedas and the Purāṇas of Hinduism, the Buddhist and Jain Sūtras, and select animal fables from early Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. Chapple also describes his own pilgrimages to the Great Stupa at Shambhala Mountain Center in Colorado, the five elemental temples (pa camahābhūta mandir) in south India, and the Jaina cosmology complex in Hastinapur. An appendix with practical instructions that integrate Yoga postures with meditative reflections on the five elements is included.


作者介紹 Christopher Key Chapple is Doshi Professor of Indic and Comparative Theology at Loyola Marymount University. He is the author or editor of many books, including Yoga and the Luminous: Patañjali's Spiritual Path to Freedom and Engaged Emancipation: Mind, Morals, and Make-Believe in the Mokṣopāya (Yogavāsiṣṭha) (coedited with Arindam Chakrabarti), both also published by SUNY Press.


書名 / Living Landscapes
作者 / Christopher Key Chapple
簡介 / Living Landscapes:,InLivingLandscapes,ChristopherKeyChapplelooksattheworldofritualasenactedinthreefaithsofIndia.Hebeginswithanexplorationoftherelationshipbetw
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9781438477947
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9781438477947
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 22.9X15.2X1.5CM
重量(g) / 385.6
語言 / 3:英文
尺寸 / 22.9X15.2X1.5CM
裝訂 / P:平裝
頁數 / 260
級別 / N:無