Death in Theravada Buddhism

Stuart Ray Sarbacker srsarbac at STUDENTS.WISC.EDU
Sun Jan 9 08:32:23 UTC 2000

Here's a couple of references on death issues in Theravada:

Bond, George.  "Theravada Buddhism's Meditations on Death and the Symbolism
of Initiatory Death." History of Religions 19 (1980) 237-258.

Wilson, Liz.  _Charming Cadavers: Horrific Figurations of the Feminine in
Indian Buddhist Hagiographic Literature_, Chicago: U. of Chicago Press,

Happy Hunting,


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