Cahiers d'Extrême-Asie 21 (2012)

The Way of Yin and Yang. Divinatory Techniques and Religious Practices

Bernard FAURE, IYANAGA Nobumi, Herman OOMS, Michael COMO, SHIGETA Shin’ichi, YAMASHITA Katsuaki, Steven TRENSON, NISHIOKA Yoshifumi, David T. BIALOCK, HAYASHI Makoto, KOIKE Jun’ichi, Matthias HAYEK, SAITŌ Hideki, Simone MAUCLAIRE, UMENO Mitsuoki

Collection : Cahiers d'Extrême-Asie

Collection's number: 21

Editor: Faure (Bernard), Iyanaga (Nobumi)

Edition: EFEO

Publication date: 2014

Status : Available


ISBN-13 : 9782855391731

ISSN : 0766-1177

Width : 16 cm

Height : 24 cm

Weight : 0,79 kg

Number of pages : 440

Distributor : EFEO Diffusion

Geography : Japan

Language : French, English

Place : Kyoto

Support : Papier

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Table of contents

Bernard Faure
To our readers

Bernard Faure, A Religion in Search of a Founder? / Une religion en quête d’un fondateur ?

Early Yin-Yang Thought
* Herman OOMS, Yin-Yang’s Changing Clientele, 600–800
* Michael COMO, Onmyōji, the Earth God and Ghosts in Ancient Japan
* SHIGETA Shin’ichi, Onmyōdō and the Aristocratic Culture of Everyday Life in Heian Japan
* YAMASHITA Katsuaki, The Characteristics of On’yōdō and Related Texts

Medieval Onmyōdō
* Steven TRENSON, Shingon Divination Board Rituals and Rainmaking
* NISHIOKA Yoshifumi, Aspects of Shikiban-Based Mikkyō Rituals
* David T. BIALOCK, From Heike to Nomori no kagami: Onmyōdō and the Soundscapes of Medieval Japan
* Bernard FAURE, The God Daishōgun: From Calendar to Cult

Early Modern Onmyōdō
* HAYASHI Makoto, The Female Christian Yin-Yang Master
* KOIKE Jun’ichi, Onmyōdō and Folkloric Culture: Three Perspectives for the Development of Research
* Matthias HAYEK, Divinatory Practices and Knowledge in Early Modern Japan: Redefining Onmyōdō from the Inside

A “Modern” Onmyōdō Variant? The Izanagi-ryū
* SAITŌ Hideki, The Worship of Gozu Tennō and the Ritual World of the Izanagi-ryū
* Simone MAUCLAIRE, The Izanagi-ryū and the Theory of Universal Power
* UMENO Mitsuoki, The Origins of the Izanagi-ryū Ritual Techniques: On the Basis of the Izanagi saimon

Rapports de recherche / Research Reports
* IYANAGA Nobumi, La « possession » des esprits animaux (tsukimono) au Japon et la mythologie bouddhique

Comptes rendus / Book Reviews
* Donald S. LOPEZ, Jr., The Tibetan Book of the Dead. A Biography par François LACHAUD
* Donald S. LOPEZ, Jr., The Scientific Buddha. His Short and Happy Life par François LACHAUD
* Kenneth DEAN, Zheng Zhenman, Ritual Alliances of the Putian Plain, volume 1 : Historical Introduction to the Return of the Gods ; volume 2 : A survey of Village Temples and Ritual Activities par Alain ARRAULT

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