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The Lotus Sutra by Burton Watson
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Mar 02, 09

bookshelves: eastern-classics, religion

Watson's translation is clear and convincing, as usual. The Lotus Sutra is a collection of mostly devotional sermons, and Watson renders the poetry beautifully. This probably isn't the best place to pick up the basics of Mahayana Buddhism, but culturally it's important.
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