The Surangama Sutra (Leng Yen Ching: Chinese Rendering by Master Paramiti of Central North India at Chih Chih Monastery, Canton, China, Ad 705
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The Surangama Sutra (Leng Yen Ching: Chinese Rendering by Master Paramiti of Central North India at Chih Chih Monastery, Canton, China, Ad 705

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"The Surangama Sutra, or Leng Yen Ching, is a Buddhist apocalyptic text, which, alongwith an abridged commentary by Ch'an Master Han Shan, has ably been translated from Chinese into English by Charles Luk. Containing apocalyptic thinking, it is asserted that this sutra will disappear upon the disappearance of the dharma. The basic concern of the text is to point out as to...more
Hardcover, 262 pages
Published May 2nd 2001 by Munshirm Manoharlal Pub Pvt Ltd
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Marian
Though not a scholarly translation, this is an excellent Dharma teaching, pointing to the non-locality of the mind, the true nature of cognition and perception and the ungraspability of Reality as it is. An excellent read for all seekers of no-seeking!
Xiaomin Zu
We seriously need a new scholarly translation that's up to date.
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