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Urban Centres and Urbanisation as Reflected in the Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $15.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vidyanidhi Prakashan: 2007

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 018947

ISBN: 818670065X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 239 with a folding map. View more info

Pilgrimage to Kailash: The Indian Route

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028482

ISBN: 8173053685

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 155 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

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Urban Centres and Urbanisation: As Reflected in the Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 031312

ISBN: 8121512093

Condition: New


The Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas are the best, if not the only, textual material available on the so-called Second Urbanisation, which may correctly be called the Ganga Urbanisation. An attempt has been made in this book to collect textual as well as archaeological data on individual urban settlements mentioned in the Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas. Along with this, the origin of urban society in the Ganga valley and settlement hierarchy have also been discussed. All the 173 urban settlements mentioned in the Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas, have been grouped under different categories. An attem... View more info

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Urban Centres and Urbanisation: As Reflected in the Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 031313

ISBN: 8121512239

Condition: New


The Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas are the best, if not the only, textual material available on the so-called Second Urbanisation, which may correctly be called the Ganga Urbanisation. An attempt has been made in this book to collect textual as well as archaeological data on individual urban settlements mentioned in the Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas. Along with this, the origin of urban society in the Ganga valley and settlement hierarchy have also been discussed. All the 173 urban settlements mentioned in the Pali Vinaya and Sutta Pitakas, have been grouped under different categories. An attem... View more info

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Origin and Nature of Ancient Indian Buddhism

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $21.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 031314

ISBN: 8121512115

Condition: New


This book offers a serious exploration of the many different aspects of ancient Indian Buddhism. In the recent past controversy relating to date of the Buddha has been resurrected. The author has discussed this issue in detail and has suggested his own date for the Mahaparinibbana. Buddhist attitude towards women and ahimsa has also been analyzed from a new perspective. The book examines in detail the background to the origin of Buddhism especially the role of iron in it. The issue as to what extent Buddhism was an urban religion has also been discussed. Most of the arguments in the book have ... View more info

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The Dhammapada: A Translator's Guide

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033120

ISBN: 8121512018

Condition: New


This is the first translation of the Dhammapada that gives the original Pali with a word-for-word meaning and grammatical explanation. The basic purpose in so doing is to provide an opportunity to the readers to learn the etymology and meaning of each word. Such a presentation would also offer an opportunity to them to appreciate and enjoy something of the original language, which is very profound and concise. Below each verse, transliteration of Devanagari words is given in readable English to show the readers how the words are pronounced, so that, if they desire, they can appreciate the soun... View more info

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Origin and Nature of Ancient Indian Buddhism

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 033811

ISBN: 8121512220

Condition: New


This book offers a serious exploration of the many different aspects of ancient Indian Buddhism. In the recent past controversy relating to date of the Buddha has been resurrected. The author has discussed this issue in detail and has suggested his own date for the Mahaparinibbana. Buddhist attitude towards women and ahimsa has also been analyzed from a new perspective. The book examines in detail the background to the origin of Buddhism especially the role of iron in it. The issue as to what extent Buddhism was an urban religion has also been discussed. Most of the arguments in the book have ... View more info

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The Decline of Buddhism in India: A Fresh Perspective

By: K.T.S. Sarao

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036985

ISBN: 8121512417

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 341. View more info