Dr Charles Orzech

  • Honorary Research Fellow- Theology and Religious Studies (School of Critical Studies)

email: Charles.Orzech@glasgow.ac.uk

Department of Religious Studies, Colby College, Waterville, Maine

Publications

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Number of items: 42.

2015

Orzech, C. D. (2015) Ritual subjects: homa in Chinese translations and manuals from the sixth through eighth centuries. In: Payne, R.K. and Witzel, M. (eds.) Homa Variations: The Study of Ritual Change across the Longue Durée. Series: Oxford ritual studies series. Oxford University Press, pp. 266-290. ISBN 9780199351589 (doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199351572.001.0001)

Orzech, C. (2015) World religions museums: dialogue, domestication, and the sacred gaze. In: Sullivan, B. M. (ed.) Sacred Objects in Secular Spaces. Bloomsbury Academic: London, pp. 133-144. ISBN 9781472590831

2014

Orzech, C. (2014) Shuo guanding = 说灌顶. In: Shen, W. (ed.) Da xi le yu da yuan man: qing zhu Tan Xiyong xian sheng ba shi hua dan Han Zang fo xue yan jiu lun ji = 大喜乐与大圆满——庆祝谈锡永先生八十华诞汉藏佛学研究论集. (Supreme Bliss and Great Perfection: Studies in Sino-Tibetan Buddhism in Honor of Master Tam Shek-wing's 80th Birthday). Zhongguo Zang xue chu ban she = 中国藏学出版社: Beijing. ISBN 978780253695

2012

Orzech, C. D. (2012) The trouble with Tantra in China: reflections on method and history. In: Keul, I. (ed.) Transformations and Transfer of Tantra in Asia and Beyond. Series: Religion and society (52). Walter de Gruyter: Berlin, pp. 303-326. ISBN 9783110258110 (doi:10.1515/9783110258110.303)

2011

Orzech, C.D., Payne, R. and Sorensen, H. (Eds.) (2011) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of Oriental studies: section 4, China. Brill: Leiden. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) After Amoghavajra: Esoteric Buddhism in the late Tang. In: Orzech, C.D., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, The Netherlands, pp. 315-335. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Esoteric Buddhism in the Tang: From Atikūtạ to Amoghavajra (651–780). In: Orzech, C.D., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, The Netherlands, pp. 263-285. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Esoteric Buddhism under the song: an overview. In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 421-430. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) On the subject of Abhiṣeka. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(13), pp. 113-128.

Orzech, C. (2011) Translation of tantras and other esoteric Buddhist scriptures. In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 439-450. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Vajrabodhi (671–741). In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 345-350. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. and Payne, R.K. (2011) Homa. In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H., and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 133-140. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C., Payne, R.K. and Sørensen, H.H. (2011) Introduction: Esoteric Buddhism and the tantras in East Asia: some methodological considerations. In: Orzech, C., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 3-18. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. and Sørensen, H.H. (2011) Mudrā, Mantra, and Mandala. In: Orzech, C., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 76-88. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. and Sørensen, H.H.. (2011) Stūpas and relics in esoteric Buddhism. In: Orzech, C., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 146-152. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Bibliography. In: Orzech, C., Payne, R. and Sorensen, H. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of Oriental studies: section 4, China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 1059-1146. ISBN 9789004184916

2009

Orzech, C. (2009) A Tang esoteric manual for rebirth in the Pure Land: rites for contemplation of and offerings to Amitāyus Tathāgata. In: Payne, R.K. (ed.) Path of No Path: Contemporary Studies in Pure Land Buddhism Honoring Roger Corless. Institute of Buddhist Studies and Numata Center for Buddhist Research and Translation: Berkeley, CA, USA, pp. 31-55. ISBN 9781886439412

2008

[Guest Editor] Orzech, C.D. (2008) Special Issue: Honoring James H. Sanford. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(8), pp. 1-299.

2006

Orzech, C. (2006) The ‘great teaching of yoga’ the Chinese appropriation of the tantras, and the question of esoteric Buddhism. Journal of Chinese Religions, 34, pp. 29-78.

Orzech, C.D. (2006) Guest editor's preface: Festschrift honoring James Sanford. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(8), pp. 1-8.

Orzech, C.D. (2006) Looking for Bhairava: exploring the circulation of esoteric texts produced by the Song Institute for canonical translation. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(8), pp. 139-166.

2003

Orzech, C. and Davidson, R. (2003) Tantra. In: Buswell, R. E. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Buddhism. Macmillan Reference: New York, 823a-826b. ISBN 9780028657202

2002

Orzech, C. (2002) Fang yankou and pudu: Translation, metaphor, and religious identity. In: Kohn, L. and Roth, H.D. (eds.) Daoist Identity: History, Lineage, and Ritual. University of Hawai'i Press: Honolulu, HI, USA, pp. 213-234. ISBN 9780824824297

Orzech, C. (2002) Metaphor, translation, and the construction of kingship in the Sūtra for Humane Kings and the Mahāmāyūrī-vidyārājñī Sūtra. Cahiers d'Extrême-Asie, 13(13), pp. 55-83.

2000

Orzech, C. and Sanford, J. (2000) Worship of the ladies of the dipper. In: White, D. G. (ed.) Tantra in Practice. Series: Princeton readings in religions. Princeton University Press: New York. ISBN 9780691057781

1999

Orzech, C. (1999) Buddhism's assimilation to T'ang political culture. In: de Bary, W. T., Bloom, I., Chan, W.-t., Adler, J. and Lufrano, R. J. (eds.) Sources of Chinese Tradition. Series: Introduction to Asian civilization, 1. Columbia University Press: New York, pp. 476-480. ISBN 9780231109383

1998

Orzech, C. (1998) Politics and Transcendent Wisdom: The Scripture for "Humane Kings" in the Creation of Chinese Buddhism. Series: Hermeneutics: Studies in the History of Religions. The Pennsylvania State University Press. ISBN 9780271017150, 9780271028361

1996

Orzech, C. (1996) Maṇḍalas on the move: Reflections from Chinese Esoteric Buddhism circa 800 C.E. Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies, 19(2), pp. 209-244.

Orzech, C. (1996) Saving the burning mouth hungry ghost. In: Lopez, D. S. (ed.) Religions of China in Practice. Series: Princeton readings in religions. Princeton University Press: Princeton, pp. 278-283. ISBN 9780691021447

Orzech, C. (1996) The scripture on perfect wisdom for humane kings who wish to protect their states. In: Lopez, D. S. (ed.) Religions of China in Practice. Series: Princeton readings in religions. Princeton University Press: Princeton, pp. 372-380. ISBN 9780691021447

1995

Orzech, C. (1995) A Buddhist image of (im)perfect rule in fifth-century China. Cahiers d'Extrême-Asie, 8(8), pp. 139-153.

Orzech, C. (1995) The legend of the Iron Stūpa. In: Lopez, D.S. (ed.) Buddhism in Practice. Series: Princeton Readings in Religion. Princeton University Press: Princeton, NJ, USA, pp. 314-317. ISBN 9780691044422

Orzech, C. (1995) 'Resurrecting a Corpse to Find Treasure' and 'Entering the Princess Grotto'. In: Mair, V.H. (ed.) The Columbia Anthology of Traditional Chinese Literature. Columbia University Press: New York, NY, USA, pp. 116-120. ISBN 9780231074292

1994

Orzech, C. (1994) Esoteric Buddhism and the Shishi in China. In: Sørensen, H.H. (ed.) The Esoteric Buddhist Tradition: Selected Papers from the 1989 SBS Conference. Series: SBS Monographs (2). Seminar for Buddhist Studies: Copenhagen, Denmark, pp. 51-72. ISBN 9788798448716

Orzech, C. (1994) Mechanisms of violent retribution in Chinese Hell narratives. Contagion: Journal of Violence, Mimesis, and Culture, 1, pp. 111-126. (doi: 10.1353/ctn.1994.0006)

Orzech, C. (1994) 'Provoked suicide' and the victim's behavior: The case of the Vietnamese self-immolators. In: Wallace, M.I. and Smith, T.H. (eds.) Curing Violence: Essays on Rene Girard. Polebridge Press: Sonoma, CA, USA, pp. 137-160. ISBN 9780944344439

1989

Orzech, C. (1989) Seeing Chen-yen Buddhism: traditional scholarship and the Vajrayāna in China. History of Religions, 29(2), pp. 87-114.

Orzech, C. (1989) Puns on the humane king: analogy and application in an East Asian Apocryphon. Journal of the American Oriental Society, 109(1), pp. 17-24.

1987

Orzech, C. (1987) Amoghavajra. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 238a-239a.

Orzech, C. (1987) Chen-yen Buddhism. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 233a-238b.

Orzech, C. (1987) Śubhakarasiṃha. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 96b-97b.

Orzech, C. (1987) Vajrabodhi. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 181a-181b.

This list was generated on Thu Sep 23 11:48:49 2021 BST.
Number of items: 42.

Articles

Orzech, C. (2011) On the subject of Abhiṣeka. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(13), pp. 113-128.

[Guest Editor] Orzech, C.D. (2008) Special Issue: Honoring James H. Sanford. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(8), pp. 1-299.

Orzech, C. (2006) The ‘great teaching of yoga’ the Chinese appropriation of the tantras, and the question of esoteric Buddhism. Journal of Chinese Religions, 34, pp. 29-78.

Orzech, C.D. (2006) Guest editor's preface: Festschrift honoring James Sanford. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(8), pp. 1-8.

Orzech, C.D. (2006) Looking for Bhairava: exploring the circulation of esoteric texts produced by the Song Institute for canonical translation. Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, 3(8), pp. 139-166.

Orzech, C. (2002) Metaphor, translation, and the construction of kingship in the Sūtra for Humane Kings and the Mahāmāyūrī-vidyārājñī Sūtra. Cahiers d'Extrême-Asie, 13(13), pp. 55-83.

Orzech, C. (1996) Maṇḍalas on the move: Reflections from Chinese Esoteric Buddhism circa 800 C.E. Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies, 19(2), pp. 209-244.

Orzech, C. (1995) A Buddhist image of (im)perfect rule in fifth-century China. Cahiers d'Extrême-Asie, 8(8), pp. 139-153.

Orzech, C. (1994) Mechanisms of violent retribution in Chinese Hell narratives. Contagion: Journal of Violence, Mimesis, and Culture, 1, pp. 111-126. (doi: 10.1353/ctn.1994.0006)

Orzech, C. (1989) Seeing Chen-yen Buddhism: traditional scholarship and the Vajrayāna in China. History of Religions, 29(2), pp. 87-114.

Orzech, C. (1989) Puns on the humane king: analogy and application in an East Asian Apocryphon. Journal of the American Oriental Society, 109(1), pp. 17-24.

Books

Orzech, C. (1998) Politics and Transcendent Wisdom: The Scripture for "Humane Kings" in the Creation of Chinese Buddhism. Series: Hermeneutics: Studies in the History of Religions. The Pennsylvania State University Press. ISBN 9780271017150, 9780271028361

Book Sections

Orzech, C. D. (2015) Ritual subjects: homa in Chinese translations and manuals from the sixth through eighth centuries. In: Payne, R.K. and Witzel, M. (eds.) Homa Variations: The Study of Ritual Change across the Longue Durée. Series: Oxford ritual studies series. Oxford University Press, pp. 266-290. ISBN 9780199351589 (doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199351572.001.0001)

Orzech, C. (2015) World religions museums: dialogue, domestication, and the sacred gaze. In: Sullivan, B. M. (ed.) Sacred Objects in Secular Spaces. Bloomsbury Academic: London, pp. 133-144. ISBN 9781472590831

Orzech, C. (2014) Shuo guanding = 说灌顶. In: Shen, W. (ed.) Da xi le yu da yuan man: qing zhu Tan Xiyong xian sheng ba shi hua dan Han Zang fo xue yan jiu lun ji = 大喜乐与大圆满——庆祝谈锡永先生八十华诞汉藏佛学研究论集. (Supreme Bliss and Great Perfection: Studies in Sino-Tibetan Buddhism in Honor of Master Tam Shek-wing's 80th Birthday). Zhongguo Zang xue chu ban she = 中国藏学出版社: Beijing. ISBN 978780253695

Orzech, C. D. (2012) The trouble with Tantra in China: reflections on method and history. In: Keul, I. (ed.) Transformations and Transfer of Tantra in Asia and Beyond. Series: Religion and society (52). Walter de Gruyter: Berlin, pp. 303-326. ISBN 9783110258110 (doi:10.1515/9783110258110.303)

Orzech, C. (2011) After Amoghavajra: Esoteric Buddhism in the late Tang. In: Orzech, C.D., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, The Netherlands, pp. 315-335. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Esoteric Buddhism in the Tang: From Atikūtạ to Amoghavajra (651–780). In: Orzech, C.D., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, The Netherlands, pp. 263-285. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Esoteric Buddhism under the song: an overview. In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 421-430. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Translation of tantras and other esoteric Buddhist scriptures. In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 439-450. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Vajrabodhi (671–741). In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 345-350. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. and Payne, R.K. (2011) Homa. In: Orzech, C., Sorensen, H.H., and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 133-140. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C., Payne, R.K. and Sørensen, H.H. (2011) Introduction: Esoteric Buddhism and the tantras in East Asia: some methodological considerations. In: Orzech, C., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 3-18. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. and Sørensen, H.H. (2011) Mudrā, Mantra, and Mandala. In: Orzech, C., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 76-88. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. and Sørensen, H.H.. (2011) Stūpas and relics in esoteric Buddhism. In: Orzech, C., Sørensen, H.H. and Payne, R.K. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of oriental studies. Section 4 China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 146-152. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2011) Bibliography. In: Orzech, C., Payne, R. and Sorensen, H. (eds.) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of Oriental studies: section 4, China (24). Brill: Leiden, pp. 1059-1146. ISBN 9789004184916

Orzech, C. (2009) A Tang esoteric manual for rebirth in the Pure Land: rites for contemplation of and offerings to Amitāyus Tathāgata. In: Payne, R.K. (ed.) Path of No Path: Contemporary Studies in Pure Land Buddhism Honoring Roger Corless. Institute of Buddhist Studies and Numata Center for Buddhist Research and Translation: Berkeley, CA, USA, pp. 31-55. ISBN 9781886439412

Orzech, C. and Davidson, R. (2003) Tantra. In: Buswell, R. E. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Buddhism. Macmillan Reference: New York, 823a-826b. ISBN 9780028657202

Orzech, C. (2002) Fang yankou and pudu: Translation, metaphor, and religious identity. In: Kohn, L. and Roth, H.D. (eds.) Daoist Identity: History, Lineage, and Ritual. University of Hawai'i Press: Honolulu, HI, USA, pp. 213-234. ISBN 9780824824297

Orzech, C. and Sanford, J. (2000) Worship of the ladies of the dipper. In: White, D. G. (ed.) Tantra in Practice. Series: Princeton readings in religions. Princeton University Press: New York. ISBN 9780691057781

Orzech, C. (1999) Buddhism's assimilation to T'ang political culture. In: de Bary, W. T., Bloom, I., Chan, W.-t., Adler, J. and Lufrano, R. J. (eds.) Sources of Chinese Tradition. Series: Introduction to Asian civilization, 1. Columbia University Press: New York, pp. 476-480. ISBN 9780231109383

Orzech, C. (1996) Saving the burning mouth hungry ghost. In: Lopez, D. S. (ed.) Religions of China in Practice. Series: Princeton readings in religions. Princeton University Press: Princeton, pp. 278-283. ISBN 9780691021447

Orzech, C. (1996) The scripture on perfect wisdom for humane kings who wish to protect their states. In: Lopez, D. S. (ed.) Religions of China in Practice. Series: Princeton readings in religions. Princeton University Press: Princeton, pp. 372-380. ISBN 9780691021447

Orzech, C. (1995) The legend of the Iron Stūpa. In: Lopez, D.S. (ed.) Buddhism in Practice. Series: Princeton Readings in Religion. Princeton University Press: Princeton, NJ, USA, pp. 314-317. ISBN 9780691044422

Orzech, C. (1995) 'Resurrecting a Corpse to Find Treasure' and 'Entering the Princess Grotto'. In: Mair, V.H. (ed.) The Columbia Anthology of Traditional Chinese Literature. Columbia University Press: New York, NY, USA, pp. 116-120. ISBN 9780231074292

Orzech, C. (1994) Esoteric Buddhism and the Shishi in China. In: Sørensen, H.H. (ed.) The Esoteric Buddhist Tradition: Selected Papers from the 1989 SBS Conference. Series: SBS Monographs (2). Seminar for Buddhist Studies: Copenhagen, Denmark, pp. 51-72. ISBN 9788798448716

Orzech, C. (1994) 'Provoked suicide' and the victim's behavior: The case of the Vietnamese self-immolators. In: Wallace, M.I. and Smith, T.H. (eds.) Curing Violence: Essays on Rene Girard. Polebridge Press: Sonoma, CA, USA, pp. 137-160. ISBN 9780944344439

Orzech, C. (1987) Amoghavajra. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 238a-239a.

Orzech, C. (1987) Chen-yen Buddhism. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 233a-238b.

Orzech, C. (1987) Śubhakarasiṃha. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 96b-97b.

Orzech, C. (1987) Vajrabodhi. In: Eliade, M. and Adams, C. J. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Religion. MacMillan: New York, NY, 181a-181b.

Edited Books

Orzech, C.D., Payne, R. and Sorensen, H. (Eds.) (2011) Esoteric Buddhism and the Tantras in East Asia. Series: Handbook of Oriental studies: section 4, China. Brill: Leiden. ISBN 9789004184916

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