Head, Eyes, Flesh, and Blood is the first comprehensive study of a central narrative theme in premodern South Asian Buddhist literature: the Buddha's bodily self-sacrifice during his previous lives as a bodhisattva. Conducting close readings of stories from Sanskrit, Pali, Chinese, and Tibetan literature written between the third century B.C.E. and the late medieval period, Reiko Ohnuma argues that this theme has had a major impact on the development of Buddhist philosophy and culture.... any brand that has believers using the ownera#39;s manual as a Bible for marriage ceremonies, any brand that has pilgrimage celebrations like Bike Weeks, any brand that has a special version of the Ford F-150 pickup fitted out with cargo bed anbsp;...
|Title||:||Where Men Hide|
|Author||:||James B. Twitchell, Ken Ross|
|Publisher||:||Columbia University Press - 2007-12-01|