Title Agriculture, Irrigation and Horticulture in Ancient Sri Lanka (From Earliest Time to 1186 A.D. a Study Based on the Pali Literature of Sri Lanka)
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Edition First Edition
Publisher Delhi, India Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan 1986
Seller ID 103777
System of Transliteration Section. I : INTRODUCTION : 1. Sources to the Study 2. Geographical Background of Sri Lanka 3. Short History of Ancient Sri Lanka Section. II : Agriculture : 1. Soil and Its Classification 2. Extension of Cultivation and Reclamation of Land 3. Hena Cultivation 4. Sequence of Cropping 5. Agricultural Operations i. Collection and Preservation of Seeds ii. Preparation and Application of Manure iii. Preparation of Field iv. Sowing and Nursing v. Reaping, Threshing and winnowing vi. Storing 6. Agricultural Crops 7. Agricultural Equipment 8. Hazards to Crops 9. Land Measures 10. Agricultural Labourers 11. Ownership of Land 12. Land Revenue 13. Territorial Grant i. Grant of Land ii. Grant of Village iii. Grant of District Section. III : IRRIGATION : 1.Sources of Irrigation i. Rain ii. Rivers iii. Canals iv. Tanks v. Wells and other Minor Sources 2. Irrigation Engineering 3. Administrative Structure of Irrigation Works 4. Grant of Irrigation Works Section. IV : HORTICULTURE : 1. Habit of Gardening i. Royal Gardens ii. Private Gardens Printed Pages: 379.
Agriculture, Irrigation and Horticulture in Ancient Sri Lanka (From Earliest Time to 1186 A.D. a Study Based on the Pali Literature of Sri Lanka) D.D. Dixit