Death of the Arhat

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Re: Death of the Arhat

Postby kirtu » Fri May 28, 2010 9:29 pm

Huifeng wrote:How much "Mahayana abhidharmic literature" can there be?

I don't know exactly ....

By name, only the Abhidharma-samuccaya comes to mind. Or do you refer to the northern Sarvastivada / Vaibhasika etc. Abhidharma literature, eg. the Kosa?

I do mean Vasubandhu's Abhidharmakosa + Asanga and other Mahayana writers detailing Buddhist "psychology", working of phenomena, etc.

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