SAITO Akira

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Name
SAITO Akira
Affiliation
International College for Postgraduate Buddhist Studies
Section
Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology
Degree
(BLANK), (BLANK)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Professor, Graduate School of Buddhist Studies, International College for Postgraduate Buddhist Studies
 

Education

 
Jun 1981
 - 
Mar 1984
Faculty of Asian Studies, PhD Course, The Australian National Univeristy,
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jul 2014
Buddhsit Philosophy Award, Association of Buddhist Philosophy
 
Oct 2011
jNakamura Hajime Eastern Studies Prize, Indian Embassy, The Nakamura Hajime Eastern Institute
 
Nov 1994
Toho Gakkai Award
 
May 1989
Japanese Assocaiation of Buddhist Studies Award, Japanese Association of Buddhist Studies
 

Published Papers

 
Avalokitśvara and Brahmā’s Entreaty
SAITO Akira
Bulletin of the International Institute for Buddhist Studies   1 1-13   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Facts or Fictions: Reconsidering Śāntideva’s Names, Life, and Works
SAITO Akira
Journal of the International College for Postgraduate Buddhist Studies   22 145-164   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Bhāviveka’s Concept of Prajñā in the Context of the Two Truths
SAITO Akira
Studies of Buddhist Culture   18 47-58   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Reconsidering the Meaning of Emptiness in the Vimalakīrtinirdeśasūtra
SAITO Akira
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   63(3) 1256-1262   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Avalokiteśvara in the Saddharmapuṇḍarīka-sūtra
SAITO Akira
Buddhism and Debate: The Development of Mahāyāna Buddhism, Acta Asiatica   108 1-17   Feb 2015   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Symposium IV: "Aspects of the Translation of Buddhist Texts: The Situation in Nothern and Southern Traditions
SAITO Akira
Transactions of the International Conference of Eastern Studies   62 121-126   Dec 2017
Buddhist Translations Past, Present, and Future: With a Focus on Chinese and Tibetan Renderings
SAITO Akira
Journal of Cultural Interaction in East Asia   8 17-26   Mar 2017
Symposium II: "The Translation of Buddhist Texts: On ‘Outstanding’ Translations
SAITO Akira
Transactions of the International Conference of Eastern Studies   59 121-125   Dec 2014
How Can Buddhist Thought Be Brought Back to Life?: Buddhist Scriptures, Terms, and Translation in Present-day Japan
SAITO Akira
3 249-255   Mar 2014
Symposium V: "Rethinking the Debate about Whether or Not the Mahāyāna Was Taught by the Buddha: With Reference to Examples from Indian, China, and Japan
SAITO Akira
Transactions of the International Conference of Eastern Studies   57 174-178   Dec 2012

Books etc

 
The Seventy-five Elements (dharma) of Sarvātivāda in the Abhidharmakośabhāṣya and Related Works, Bauddhakośa VI
SAITO Akira (Part:Editor)
The International Institute for Buddhist Studies   Oct 2018   
Buddhism and Debate: The Development of Mahāyāna Buddhism, Acta Asiatica 108
SAITO Akira (Part:Editor)
Tōhō Gakkai   Feb 2015   
Mahāyāna Buddhism: Its Origins and Reality, Acta Asiatica 96
SAITO Akira (Part:Editor)
Tōhō Gakkai   Feb 2009   
A Study of the Dūn-huáng Recension of the Bodhisattvacaryāvatāra (Research Report of the Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C), 1997.3-2000.3)
SAITO Akira
Mie University   Mar 2000   
(]E85E4[)(]E87CD[)nyat(]E87BC[)v(]E87BC[)din and Pratityasamutp(]E87BC[)dav(]E87BC[)din : With Special Reterence to Buddhap(]E87BC[)lita
(]E85E4[)(]E87CD[)nyat(]E87BC[) and Reality   2000   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on the Earlier Version of Santideva's Bodhisattvacary(]J1107[)vat(]J1107[)ra as Found in the Tibetan Manuscripts from Tun-huang
Study on the M(]J1173[)lamadhyamakak(]J1107[)rik(]J1107[) of N(]J1107[)g(]J1107[)rjuna
Study on the History of Madhyamaka Philosophy