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To See the Buddha: A Philosopher's Quest for the Meaning of Emptiness

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Malcolm David Eckel takes us on a contemporary quest to discover the essential meaning behind the Buddha's many representations. Eckel's bold thesis proposes that the proper understanding of Buddhist philosophy must be thoroughly religious - an understanding revealed in Eckel's new translation of the philosopher Bhavaviveka's major work, The Flame of Reason. Eckel shows ...more
Paperback, 276 pages
Published December 19th 1994 by Princeton University Press (first published December 1st 1991)
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