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Archaeology of Early Buddhism

By: Lars Fogelin

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Altamira Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029169

ISBN: 0759107505

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 239 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Archaeology of Early Buddhism

By: Lars Fogelin

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202106

ISBN: 8192075281

Condition: New


Lars Fogelin draws on historical accounts, religious documents, inscriptions, and the results of his systematic archaeological survey of Thotlakonda Monastery in southern India to examine Early Buddhist monastic life. He discovers a tension between the desired isolation of the monastery and the mutual engagement with neighbors in the Early Historic Period. He also sketches how religious architecture and the use of landscape helped to structure these relationships. Fogelin’s work sheds new light on the ritual and material workings of Early in this region and shows how archaeology can contribu... View more info