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A Guide to Pure Land Buddhism Research

Reference Works and Encyclopedias

About Pure Land Buddhism

Pure Land Buddhism is the dominant form of Buddhism in East Asia. It is a broad branch of Mahayana Buddhism focused on rebirth in a Buddha's (most prominently Amitabha's) Pure Land.

For a general guide to Buddhist  Studies research check out the History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library's Buddhist Studies Libguide. 

BQ8500-8769 Pure Land Buddhism

Introductory/General Books


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This guide was created by Rebecca Stover (GA for IAS)

Summer 2022