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Pure Land Buddhists - Early History
... The Pure Land teachings were first developed in India, and were very popular in Kashmir and Central Asia, where they may have originated ... Pure Land sutras were brought from the Gandhāra region to China as early as 147 CE, when the Kushan monk Lokakṣema began translating the first Buddhist sūtras into Chinese ... In the Buddhist traditions of India, Pure Land doctrines and practices were disseminated by well-known exponents of the Mahāyāna teachings, including Nāgārjuna and Vasubandhu ...

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