Date of Award


Document Type

Dissertation - Pacific Access Restricted

Degree Name

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)


American Academy of Asian Studies

First Advisor



From the introduction:

On the occasion when the great master came to Pao Lin, the Prefect Wei Chu of Shao Chou and his officials came o the mountain and invited the master to come down to the lecture hall of the Ta Fan Temple in the heart of the city so that an opportunity will be open to all to hear him speak about the Dharma.



To access this thesis/dissertation you must have a valid email address and log-in to Scholarly Commons.



Rights Statement

Rights Statement

In Copyright. URI:
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).