The sutra of Hui Neng

by Huineng

Publisher: Buddhist Society in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 136 Downloads: 493
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Edition Notes

Previous ed., 1953.

Statementtranslated from the Chinese by Wong Mou-La.
ContributionsWong, Mou-Lam., Humphreys, Christmas, 1901-1983.
The Physical Object
Pagination136p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20925316M

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