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)

By: D.D. Dixit

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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.

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)

Author Name: D.D. Dixit

Categories: Science, Agriculture and Farming, India,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan: 1986

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Seller ID: 103777

Keywords: 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