The preferences of the southern literati ran to art by members of their own social set and by certain elite professional painters ... Though he was primarily a believer in the teachings of the Pure Land school and came to be regarded as a Pure Land ... of the vinaya (monastic code), performed tantric rites, and revised the manual for conducting the Water-Land ritual. ... One popular model for literati involvement with Buddhism was found in the Eastern Jin dynasty, a period regarded as aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Latter Days of the Law|
|Author||:||Marsha Smith Weidner, Patricia Ann Berger, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco|
|Publisher||:||University of Hawaii Press - 1994-01-01|