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Institute for Advanced Studies of World Religions

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Works: 1,395 works in 1,472 publications in 3 languages and 3,755 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Periodicals  Sacred books  Biography  History  Bibliography‡vMicroform catalogs  Microform catalogs  Catalogs  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: BQ4710.A8, 294.34211
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Most widely held works by Institute for Advanced Studies of World Religions
Hua-yen Buddhism : the jewel net of Indra by Francis Harold Cook ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fundamentals of Buddhism by Peter Della Santina ( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buddhist text information ( )
in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asian religious studies information ( )
in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buddhist research information ( )
in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sikh religious studies information ( )
in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kuan-yin the Chinese transformation of Avalokiteśvara by Chün-fang Yü ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By far one of the most important objects of worship in the Buddhist traditions, the bodhisattva Avalokitesvara is regarded as the embodiment of compassion. He has been widely revered throughout the Buddhist countries of Asia since the early centuries of the Common Era. While he was closely identified with the royalty in South and Southeast Asia, and the Tibetans continue to this day to view the Dalai Lamas as his incarnations, in China he became a she-Kuan-yin, the ""Goddess of Mercy""-and has a very different history. The causes and processes of this metamorphosis have perplexed Buddhis
Chos-mnon-pa-mzod-kyi bsad-pa ... ran-grel Abhidarma-kosa (part) by Vasubandhu ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in Tibetan and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autocommentary on the author's Abhidharmakośabhāṣya rikā, verse treatise on the concepts of Buddhist meta physics from the point of view of the Sarvastivada school
Unpublished writings on world religions ( )
in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Tibetan Buddhist Canon, commentarial section microfilmed from the volumes deposited at the Library of Congress ( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in Tibetan and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shen Jiazhen zhuan by Zhe He ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in Chinese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religious experience and scientific paradigms : proceedings of the IASWR conference, 1982 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bibliography of Manichaean materials by Hans-Joachim Klimkeit ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ʼPhags pa śes rab kyi pha rol tu phyin pa Rdo rje gcod pa źes bya ba bźugs so ( Book )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in Tibetan and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Sūtra of the past vows of the Earth Store Bodhisattva ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sdig bśags gser gyi spu gri ( Book )
4 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in Tibetan and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mahayana Buddhist formula for confession and atonement
Źi khro Dgoṅs pa raṅ grol : a collection of the revelations of Karma-gliṅ-pa, with related liturgical texts according to the spiritual traditions followed in Bhutan by Karma-gliṅ-pa ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in Tibetan and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liturgical texts of the Nyingmapa sect of Tibetan Buddhism; includes the so-called ʻTibetan Book of the Deadʼ (Bar do thos grol.)
First cumulative dictionary catalog of Tibetan Works in the Library of the Institute for Advanced Studies of World Religions by Institute for Advanced Studies of World Religions ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographies of the eminent gurus in the transmission lineages of the teachings of the graduated path : being the text of Byang chub lam gyi rim paʼi bla ma brgyud paʼi rnam par thar pa rgyal bstan mdzes paʼi rgyan mchog phul byung nor buʼi phreng ba by Tshe-mchog-gliṅ Ye-śes-rgyal-mtshan ( Book )
in Tibetan and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Biographies of teachers in the lineages of [Lam rim] transmission of the Kadampa and Gelugpa schools of Tibetan Buddhism."
Descriptive catalog of Indic manuscripts by Stephen Hillyer Levitt ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
I.A.S.W.R.
IASWR
Iaswr (Institute for Advanced STudies of World Religions, New York)
New York (City) Institute for Advanced Studies of World Religions
New York (N.Y.) Institute for Advanced Studies of World Religions
Languages
English (42)
Tibetan (21)
Chinese (2)
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