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Burton Watson


Born
in New Rochelle, New York, The United States
June 13, 1925

Died
April 01, 2017

Influences


Dr. Burton Dewitt Watson (Ph.D., Columbia University, 1956) was a Professor of Chinese at Columbia and Stanford Universities. Among his many awards is the PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for Translation for his long and prolific career in Chinese, Japanese, and English languages.

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“The true entity of all phenomena can only be understood and shared between Buddhas. This reality consists of the appearance, nature, entity, power, influence, inherent cause, relation, latent effect, manifest effect, and their consistency from beginning to end.”
Burton Watson, The Lotus Sutra

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