Toru Funayama




A graduate of Kyoto University, Toru Funayama Toru specializes in medieval Chinese Buddhism in the Six Dynasties period and the scholastic tradition of the Yogācāra school of Indian Buddhism during the sixth through tenth centuries. His recent works include Kōsōden, 4 vols., co-authored with Yoshikawa Tadao, and Shintai sanzō kenkyū ronshū. He is a professor at the Institute for Research in Humanities at Kyoto University.