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Riven by lust : incest and schism in Indian Buddhist legend and historiography /

"Riven by Lust explores the tale of a man accused of causing the fundamental schism in early Indian Buddhism, but not before he has sex with his mother and kills his father. In tracing this Buddhist Oedipal tale, Jonathan Silk follows it through texts in all of the major canonical languages of...

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Main Author: Silk, Jonathan A.
Format: Online Book
Language:English
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, ©2009.
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Online Access:Online version
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