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The Resource The teachings and practices of the early Quanzhen Taoist masters, Stephen Eskildsen

The teachings and practices of the early Quanzhen Taoist masters, Stephen Eskildsen

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The teachings and practices of the early Quanzhen Taoist masters
Title
The teachings and practices of the early Quanzhen Taoist masters
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Eskildsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eskildsen, Stephen
Dewey number
299.5/149
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
Text in Englishl glossary in Chinese and English
LC call number
BL1910
LC item number
.E75 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
SUNY series in Chinese philosophy and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taoism
  • Taoist priests
  • RELIGION
  • Taoism
  • Taoist priests
  • China
Label
The teachings and practices of the early Quanzhen Taoist masters, Stephen Eskildsen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-254) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Teachings and Practices of the Early Quanzhen Taoist Masters -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction -- Opening Comments -- Historical Summary -- Preview to This Book's Contents -- 2. Cultivating Clarity and Purity -- Conclusion -- 3. The Asceticism of the Quanzhen Masters -- 4. Cultivating Health and Longevity -- The Anatomy -- The Causes of Disease and Death -- How the Quanzhen Masters Combated Disease and Death -- Conclusion: Nurturing the Qi and Completing the Spirit -- 5. Visions and Other Trance Phenomena -- Introduction
  • A Remarkable Incident from the Childhood of Yin Zhiping -- Communications from Realized Beings of Past and Present -- Miscellaneous ""Signs of Proof"": Sights, Sounds, Tastes, and Sensations -- Difficulties and Frustrations Involved in Gaining ""Signs of Proof"" -- Conclusion -- 6. The Miraculous Powers of the Quanzhen Masters -- How to Attain Miraculous Power -- Manifesting the Radiant Spirit -- Clairvoyance -- Two Physical Feats of Wang Zhe Confirmed by Qiu Chuji -- Healing and Ritual Thaumaturgy -- Wondrous Mirages -- Conclusion -- 7. Death and Dying in Early Quanzhen Taoism -- Hagiography
  • Collected Sayings -- Conclusion -- 8. The Compassion of the Early Quanzhen Masters -- 9. Rituals in Early Quanzhen Taoism -- Attitudes toward Rituals -- The Quanzhen Masters As Ritual Purists -- Final Remarks -- 10. Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Secondary Sources in English and French -- Secondary Sources in Chinese -- Secondary Sources in Japanese -- Primary Sources from the Taoist Canon -- Other Primary Sources -- Glossary -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z
Control code
62365136
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423739760
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62365136
Label
The teachings and practices of the early Quanzhen Taoist masters, Stephen Eskildsen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-254) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Teachings and Practices of the Early Quanzhen Taoist Masters -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction -- Opening Comments -- Historical Summary -- Preview to This Book's Contents -- 2. Cultivating Clarity and Purity -- Conclusion -- 3. The Asceticism of the Quanzhen Masters -- 4. Cultivating Health and Longevity -- The Anatomy -- The Causes of Disease and Death -- How the Quanzhen Masters Combated Disease and Death -- Conclusion: Nurturing the Qi and Completing the Spirit -- 5. Visions and Other Trance Phenomena -- Introduction
  • A Remarkable Incident from the Childhood of Yin Zhiping -- Communications from Realized Beings of Past and Present -- Miscellaneous ""Signs of Proof"": Sights, Sounds, Tastes, and Sensations -- Difficulties and Frustrations Involved in Gaining ""Signs of Proof"" -- Conclusion -- 6. The Miraculous Powers of the Quanzhen Masters -- How to Attain Miraculous Power -- Manifesting the Radiant Spirit -- Clairvoyance -- Two Physical Feats of Wang Zhe Confirmed by Qiu Chuji -- Healing and Ritual Thaumaturgy -- Wondrous Mirages -- Conclusion -- 7. Death and Dying in Early Quanzhen Taoism -- Hagiography
  • Collected Sayings -- Conclusion -- 8. The Compassion of the Early Quanzhen Masters -- 9. Rituals in Early Quanzhen Taoism -- Attitudes toward Rituals -- The Quanzhen Masters As Ritual Purists -- Final Remarks -- 10. Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Secondary Sources in English and French -- Secondary Sources in Chinese -- Secondary Sources in Japanese -- Primary Sources from the Taoist Canon -- Other Primary Sources -- Glossary -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z
Control code
62365136
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423739760
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62365136

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