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The Life and Works of Buddhaghosa

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Winsome Books India: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009570

ISBN: 8188043281

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Printed Pages: 195. View more info

Asvaghosa

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: Kolkata, India, The Asiatic Society: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013830

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Printed Pages: 101. View more info

The Legend of the Topes (Thupavamsa)

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: Kolkata, India, The Asiatic Society: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014079

Condition: Fair


Printed Pages: 107. View more info

Women in Buddhist Literature

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023177

ISBN: 8120620275

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Printed Pages: 138. View more info

A History of Pali Literature

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: Varanasi, India, Indica Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024491

ISBN: 8186569189

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This book, published for the first time in 2 volumes in 1933, has become a classic in Pali studies. It presents an exhaustive picture of the Pali literature, both canonical and post-canonical, giving summaries of all the Pali books, from the Vinaya Pitaka which specifies the rules of conduct for bhikkhus and bhikkhunis to the jataka Tales containing popular stories. Here are presented the first Buddhist books in history, which became the scriptures that form the base for the Theravada Buddhism. Providing a huge amount of information about early Buddhism and about ancient Indian history, this i... View more info

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Geography of Early Buddhism

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 026245

ISBN: 812151200X

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Bimala Churn Law's Geography of Early Buddhism fulfils the long and acutely felt need for such a work; for many of the topographical features, both real and imaginary described in ancient literature, exist no longer. Early Pali literature, Jataka tales, Asokan inscriptions and the account of Chinese pilgrims contain much geographical information along with a mass of other details. All these scattered facts are collected and arranged here in a systematic manner so as to bring out a coherent geographical picture of ancient India. The chapters are so planned as to bring out clearly the various ph... View more info

Buddhistic Studies

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Low Price Publications: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 033568

ISBN: 8175363452

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Printed Pages: 908. View more info

On the Chronicles of Ceylon

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: Mumbai, India, The Asiatic Society of Mumbai in Association with Promilla & Co., Publishers/Bibliophile South Asia: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 037287

ISBN: 9789381574041

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Printed Pages: 78. View more info

Memoirs of the Archaeological Survey of India: No. 67 to 69

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Swati Publications:

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Seller ID: 039324

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Historical Geography of Ancient India

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039768

ISBN: 8121512972

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Historical Geography of Ancient India is an authoritative book on the subject. The author has gone deep into original Sanskrit (Vedic and Classical), Pali, Prakrit, Sinhalese, Burmese, Tibetan and Chinese works to trace out ancient names of geographical features of India. In addition, he was availed of the archaeological, numismatical and epigraphical material brought to light in the recent past. Modern scholar by publications have also been consulted. For the convenience of users, the subject is treated in five chapters, each dealing exhaustively with a specific geographic zone. An erudite in... View more info

Tribes in Ancient India

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2017

Seller ID: 700151

ISBN: 9789351289005

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Printed Pages: 454. View more info

Tribes in Ancient India

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2017

Seller ID: 700152

ISBN: 9789351288992

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A History of Pali Literature

By: Bimala Churn Law

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Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103819

ISBN: 8183900046

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Bimala Churn Law d A History of Pali Literature, author Dr. Bimala Churn Law had intended to publish a comprehensive work on Pali literature. We all know his former publications on Buddhist topics and their intrinsic value, and I repeatedly congratulated him on the happy choice of his themes and on the clever manner in which he had accomplished his task.The first part deals with the chronology and general history of the Pali Pitakas. In the Introduction to this volume I have briefly discussed the origin of Pali and the importance of the study of Pali as one of the Indian languages. A systemati... View more info

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The Legend of the Topes (Thupavamsa)

By: Bimala Churn Law (translated Into English)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1986

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Seller ID: 025695

ISBN: 8170690005

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The Legend of the Topes is a translation of Thupavamsa written by Vacissara Thera, the librarian of King Parakkamabahu (AD 1153-86) of Ceylon. The author sums up the life of the Buddha in a masterly way and gives a detailed account of the topes which were erected over the bodily relics of the Buddha with their later history. The word 'tope' is derived from the Sanskrit stupa which denotes the dome-shaped shrine of the Buddhists. Thupavamsa is divided into two books, the first one dealing with the topes in India and the second with those in Ceylon. The first book tells the story of the Buddha's... View more info