SAWAI Yoshinori

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SAWAI Yoshinori
Tenri University
Faculty of Human Studies, Department of Religious Studies
Job title
M.A.(Taisho University)

Research Interests


Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Letters, Taisho University
Faculty of Literature, Tenri University


The Study of the Religious Significance of the Institutionalization of the Fast Ramadan
Tenri University Journal   40(1)    1988
The Concept of Sin in the Qur'an : Centering Around the Term "dhanb"
Tenri University Journal   41(1)    1990
A Personal View on the Fasting of the Foundress of Tenrikyo
Tenri Theological Studies   (30)    1991
The Ethics of Faith
Tenri Journal of Religion, Oyasato Research Institute, Tenri University Press   (26) 27-39   1998
Mutually Respecting and Aiding One Another: Environmental Problems and Religion
Tenri Journal of Religion,Oyasato Research Institute, Tenri University Press   (31) 23-39   2003

Books etc

Modern Interpretation of the Eighteen Words in Tenrikyo
Tenrikyo Doyusha   1989   
The Development of Early Islam
Mutual Understanding Through the World's Heritage   1990   
The Study on the Life of the Foundress of Tenrikyo
Tenrikyo Doyusha   1993   
The Parental Affection of Oyasama, the Foundress of Tenrikyo
A Guide of Exhortation for the Tenrikyo Prison Chaplains   1994   
Aiming at Our Religious Maturity
The Mission Work of Tenrikyo, Tenri University Press   1997   

Research Grants & Projects

Study of Islamic Mysticism
Study of the Cultures in the Southwest Asia
Study of Tenrikyo Ethics