Other Books on Shin Buddhism

Beyond Meditation: Expressions of Japanese Shin Buddhist Spirituality

  • Author: Michael Pye
  • Publisher: Equinox Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781845539184 (Hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781845539191 (Paperback)

Buddha of Infinite Light: The Teachings of Shin Buddhism, the Japanese Way of Wisdom and Compassion

  • Author: Daisetzu Teitarō Suzuki
  • Publisher: Shambhala Publications
  • ISBN: 9781570624568 (Paperback)
  • ISBN: 9780834828643 (eBook)

Buddhism And Death Counseling: Japanese Buddhist Vihāra Movement


Coffinman: The Journal of a Buddhist Mortician

  • Author: Shinmon Aoki
  • Translator: Wayne S. Yokoyama
  • Publisher: The Orange County Buddhist Church Buddhist Education Center
  • ISBN: 9780972139502 (Paperback)

Cultivating Spirituality: A Modern Shin Buddhist Anthology

  • Editors: Mark L. Blum and Robert F. Rhodes
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • ISBN: 9781438439815 (Hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781438439822 (Paperback)
  • ISBN: 9781438439839 (eBook)

Immigrants to the Pure Land


Interactions with Japanese Buddhism: Explorations and Viewpoints in Twentieth-Century Kyoto

  • Author: Michael Pye
  • Publisher: Equinox Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781908049186 (Hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781908049193 (Paperback)

Jodo Shinshu: Shin Buddhism in Medieval Japan


Land of Bliss: The Paradise of the Buddha of Measureless Light


Letters of the Nun Eshinni: Images of Pure Land Buddhism in Medieval Japan


Listening to Shin Buddhism: Starting Points of Modern Dialogue

  • Author: Michael Pye
  • Publisher: Equinox Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781908049162 (Hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781908049179 (Paperback)

Living in Amida’s Universal Vow: Essays on Shin Buddhism

  • Editor: Alfred Bloom
  • Publisher: World Wisdom
  • ISBN: 9780941532549 (Paperback)
  • ISBN: 0941532542 (eBook)

Rennyo and the Roots of Modern Japanese Buddhism

  • Editors: Mark L. Blum and Shin’ya Yasutomi
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 9780195132755 (Hardcover & eBook)

Rennyo: The Second Founder of Shin Buddhism

  • Authors: Minor L. Rogers and Ann T. Rogers
  • Publisher: Asian Humanities Press
  • ISBN: 9780895819307 (Paperback)

River of Fire, River of Water

  • Author: Taitetsu Unno
  • Publisher: Doubleday, Random House
  • ISBN: 9780385485111 (Paperback)
  • ISBN: 9780307575463 (eBook)

Shin Buddhism: Bits of Rubble Turn into Gold

  • Author: Taitetsu Unno
  • Publisher: Doubleday, Random House
  • ISBN: 9780385504690 (Paperback)
  • ISBN: 9780385504706 (eBook)

Shinran’s Kyōgyōshinshō: The Collection of Passages Expounding the True Teaching, Living, Faith, and Realizing of the Pure Land


Tannishō: Passages Deploring Deviations of Faith (BDK English Tripiṭaka 105-II)


The Collected Works of Shinran, 2 volumes

  • Editor: Yoshifumi Ueda and Gadjin M. Nagao
  • Translator: Dennis Hirota, Hisao Inagaki, Michio Tokunaga, and Ryūshin Uryūzu
  • Publisher: Jōdo Shinshū Hongwanji-ha

The Essential Shinran: A Buddhist Path of True Entrusting

  • Editor: Alfred Bloom
  • Publisher: World Wisdom
  • ISBN: 9781933316215 (Paperback)
  • ISBN: 1933316217 (eBook)