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The Cavern-mystery transmission : a Taoist ordination rite of A.D. 711
AuthorBenn, Charles D., 1943-
Zhang Wanfu 張萬褔, 8th cent.
Pub. LocationHonoluluPublisherUniversity of Hawaii Press
Date1991Phys. Desc.ix, 225 p. ; 23 cm.
LocationDirector's OfficeCall NumberBL1940.4.B466 1991
The Cavern-mystery transmission : a Taoist ordination rite of A.D. 711 / Charles D. Benn.
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Hawaii, 1977.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-209) and index.
An account of the investiture of Yuzhen gongzhu 玉真公主 and Jinxian gongzhu 金仙公主, recorded by Zhang Wanfu 張萬褔 in A.D. 711.
Subject(s)Ordination of women--Daoism
Daoism--Rituals
Ordination (Liturgy)
Yuzhen 玉真, Princess, daughter of Tang Ruizong 唐睿宗, Emperor of China, 690-762 or 3
Jinxian 金仙, Princess, daughter of Tang Ruizong 唐睿宗, Emperor of China, 688-732 or 3
SeriesAsian studies at Hawaii ; no. 38
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #4438
ISBN0824813596LCCN91-13926OCLC23654020