By Charles Willemen
This quantity bargains with the Sarv stiv da institution of "Buddhism," the foremost philosophical tuition of H nay na. First a normal define is given of the school's beginning within the (Indian) Buddhist synods. half one ends with a common "survey of Sarv stiv da Literature." within the genuine corpus the philosophical texts of Sarv stiv da are taken care of intimately. The association of the paintings follows the geographical unfold of Sarv stiv da. In those elements particular emphasis is laid at the important Asian background of the varsity, in addition to on how the varsity ultimately reached "China" ('Abhidharma and Kosa Schools'). therapy is predicated at the chinese language types of the foremost works of the varsity (S trapit aka, Abhidarmapit aka and Vinayapit aka). All in all, this significant paintings throws a "new mild" at the dating among Sarv stiv da and M lasarv stiv da and gives an leading edge view at the D rst tantika and Sautr ntika Schools."