MITANI, Mazumi

1. Name / E-mail Address

MITANI, Mazumi / mitani[at]

2. Proficient Languages (other than Japanese)

3. Educational Background

1983 BA Hiroshima University
1985 MA Ryukoku University
1989 coursework completed without degree (doctoral course of Ryukoku University)

4. Research Themes

Buddhist Studies
Research for the old Buddhist manuscripts
Research for the Asian Buddhist Cultures

5. Courses Taught

  • Buddhist Cultures
  • Cultures of Eastern Asia
  • Religion and Thought in Japan

6. Academic Associations

  • The Japanese Association of Indian and Buddhist Studies
  • Japanese Association for Religious Studies
  • Japanese Association for Tibetan Studies
  • Buddhist Research Institute of Ryukoku University

7. Recent Publications

  • On the Chinese Manuscripts of Early Larger Sukhāvatīvyūha Sūtra Collected by German Turfan Expeditions Bukkyogaku Kenkyu 70, 2014,pp.1-25
  • OntheSituationofBuddhism inBerln, Bukkyogaku Kenkyu 69, 2013, pp.285-308

8. Links

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