Sutra Authenticity

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Sutra Authenticity

Postby yan kong » Wed Jan 23, 2013 5:18 am

Can anyone direct to me the threads that debate mahayana sutra authenticity? I feel certain they exist but cannot think of the right keywords to get a succesful search.

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Re: Sutra Authenticity

Postby Aemilius » Thu Feb 14, 2013 4:20 pm

It has been debated many times in different threads, from different points of view, or different aspects of it, for example: Sri Simha in Zen/Chan lineage, Pratyutpanna sutra, "Purifying " karma?, First Mahayana sutras when?, The Lotus sutra, and so on...

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