Teachings of Chin Kung in Two Volumes - Boxed Set (Chinese Text)

By: Amitabha Buddhist Society

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Chinese text. Light wear to edges of pictorial box, pages clean, bindings tight. Complete in two volumes. Released by the Amitabha Buddhist Society of the USA, this is based on research of a collection of the teachings of Chin Kung and other Pure Land Buddhist teachers. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Chin Kung, (b. 1927) is a Buddhist monk from the Mahayana tradition. He is the founder of the Corporate Body of the Buddha Educational Foundation, an organization based on the teachings of Pure Land Buddhism. He was born in Lujiang County, Anhui Province, China under the birth name of Hsu Yeh-hong. He spent thirteen years studying Buddhism and Philosophy under the guidance of Professor Fang Tung-mei, Zhangjia Hutuktu (a master in Mongolian Buddhist tradition), and Teacher Lee Ping-nan. He entered the monastic life in 1959, where he was ordained at Lintzi Temple at Yuanshan in Taipei, Taiwan. It was then that he received the name of Chin Kung, meaning pure emptiness. Master Chin Kung is well known for using modern technology to spread the Buddha's teachings. His lectures are recorded on audio, video tapes and CDs for wide distribution in many temples, including many Buddhist temples and centers where people can pick up books to distribute to other places. He has sponsored the printing and the distribution of Buddhist texts worldwide, as well as portraits and pictures of various buddhas and bodhisattvas. All these items have been distributed free of charge. In recent years, Chin Kung has emphasized the Infinite Life Sutra and the Pure Land cultivation method of Buddha recitation which is concerned mainly with the recitation of Amitabha Buddha's name. Chin Kung was the ordination master for the late actress Chen Xiaoxu. He is currently residing in Australia.

Title: Teachings of Chin Kung in Two Volumes - Boxed Set (Chinese Text)

Author: Amitabha Buddhist Society

Categories: Buddhism, Religion, Eastern, Philosophy, Foreign Language,

Publisher: Amitabha Buddhist Society of USA:

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 1524598