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Maria Anashinа. The principle of the middle in sanlun

The article discusses the teaching of the Chinese Buddhist school sanlun - Three Shastras school. Being a Chinese version of Indian Mahayana Madhyamaka, in sanlun theoretically proved the principle of the median - the middle way between extremes, as the way of Buddha. All other theories - clarification of false and to clarify the correct, two truths, the eight negations, emptiness, etc. can be understood on the basis of the principle of the median. Her teaching has had a significant impact on the further development of the philosophy of Chinese Buddhism.

 

Keywords: Jizang, the middle way (zhong dao), middle (zhong), two of truth (er di), sanlun, Nagarjuna, Madhyamaka, emptiness (kong), the presence (you), no (wy), Buddha, relative truth, absolute truth.