Seeking Sakyamuni South Asia in the Formation of Modern Japanese Buddhism



In the richly illustrated Seeking Śākyamuni, Richard M. Jaffe reveals the experiences of the first Japanese Buddhists who traveled to South Asia in search of Buddhist knowledge beginning in 1873.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jaffe, RM

Published Date

  • May 22, 2019

Published By


  • 320

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0226391159

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780226391151