The Development of the Tathāgatagarbha in the Early Mahāyāna Buddhism
Posted by admin on Monday, 24 March 2014
The tathāgatagarbha in early Mahāyāna Buddhism along with the arising of the Mahāyāna doctrine, was one of the major doctrines of the Mahāyāna. There are many sūtra-s and Mahāyāna śāstra-s which were produced and developed in India that based on the tathāgatagarbha literature, such as the Tathāgatagarbha-sūtra, Aṅgulimālika-sūtra, Śrīmālā-sūtra Laṅkāvatāra-sūtra (Lkt.), Ghana-vyūha-sūtra, almost of them were translated into Chinese.