Comparative Study on the Messianic Beliefs in Maitreya and its Influence of the Daoist Eschatology in the Six Dynasties China
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
|Allocation Type||Single-year Grants|
|Research Institution||Ohkagakuen College(1998-1999)|
Junior College of Toyota(1997)
KIKUCHI Noritaka Ohkagakuen College, Humanities, Assistant Professor, 人文学部・比較文化学科, 助教授 (40231279)
|Project Period (FY)
1997 – 1999
Completed(Fiscal Year 1999)
|Budget Amount *help
¥2,100,000 (Direct Cost : ¥2,100,000)
Fiscal Year 1999 : ¥500,000 (Direct Cost : ¥500,000)
Fiscal Year 1998 : ¥500,000 (Direct Cost : ¥500,000)
Fiscal Year 1997 : ¥1,100,000 (Direct Cost : ¥1,100,000)
|Keywords||Matreya / Messianism / Buddhism / Eschatology / Daoism / China / 元朝時代 / 敦煌写本 / 六朝時代 / 弥勒信仰 / 疑経 / 道教経典|
The aim of this research is to know the formation of the Maitreya messianism in the late of the Six Dynasties periods of China by an approach through the Dunhuang Manuscripts.
Those research materials goes as follows.
1. The Sutra of the Extinction of Dharma.
2. The Sutra of the Changing of Monks after the Buddha's Nirvana.
3. The Sutra of the Bhiksu Shuluo.
4. The Sutra of the Testimony Spoken by the Bodhisattva Samantabhadra.
And the author examinated an influence of the eschatological views told in the Daoist Scriptures such as the Divine Incantations of Abyssal Cavern.
Research Products (8results)