Chinese Magical Medicine - Strickmann, Michel, and Faure, Bernard (Editor)

This book argues that the most profound and far-reaching effects of Buddhism on Chinese culture occurred at the level of practice, specifically in religious rituals designed to cure people of disease, demonic possession, and bad luck. This practice would leave its most lasting imprint on the liturgical tradition of Taoism. In focusing on religious ...

Chinese Magical Medicine 2002, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804739405

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Chinese Magical Medicine 2002, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804734493

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