Ties that bind : maternal imagery and discourse in Indian Buddhism /
"Reiko Ohnuma offers a wide-ranging exploration of the complex role of maternal imagery and discourse in pre-modern South Asian Buddhism. Motherhood was sometimes extolled as the most appropriate symbol for buddhahood itself, and sometimes denigrated as the most paradigmatic manifestation of at...
|Published:||Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.|
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