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Buddhism Across the Grasslands of Chinggis Khan

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $114.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037551

ISBN: 817742128X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 568. View more info

Lord Siva and Buddha in the Golden Isles: In Search of Classical Indonesia

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $74.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037762

ISBN: 8177421301

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 417. View more info

Cultural Interflow Between India and Japan

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $104.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037902

ISBN: 8177421360

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 389. View more info

The Buddhist Cosmopolis

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $109.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038003

ISBN: 8177421395

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 387 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Buddhist Intimations

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $68.55

Publisher: New Delhi, Aditya Prakashan: 2017

Seller ID: 900677

ISBN: 8177421484


The book begins with a new interpretation of the history and nomenclature of Nalanda. Magadha as the inspiration of Buddhist art, the political perceptions of Asoka, Oeso on Kushan coins, the name Konarka as a Tocharian word, Sanskrit and Indology as the Indian Renaissance, Sharada and Kangra scripts, the word Roma for gypsies and references to them in Indian sources are some highlights of Indian art and Buddhism. PRINTED PAGES: 432. View more info

English-Pali Dictionary

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Aditya Prakashan: 2018

Seller ID: 900684

ISBN: 8193462181


This English Pali Dictionary includes the English renderings given in the Pali-English dictionaries of T.W. Rhys Davids and William Stede (1921) as well as in the Critical Pali Dictionary begun by Trenckner and edited by Dines Andersen and others. It is the first lexical effort to represent Classical Pali semantics in English word order. The English-Pali dictionaries compiled in SE Asia have neologisms or meanings assigned by popular local usage. The authenticity of mean... View more info

Buddhism: Art and Values ( Satapitaka Series: 619)

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $76.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100025

ISBN: 8177420712

Condition: New


This volume explores the relation of Buddhism to Greek cosmology, its contacts with West Asia, and parallels to Christianity. The interpretation of Adibuddha as a theistic concept has been elucidated. Buddhist period of classical Afghanistan, a new identification of the colossi of Bamiyan, and the 108 symbols on the feet of the Buddhas are the way on the physical and divine planes. Several Khotanese panels, murals and icons have been identified anew on the basis of the s... View more info

Life of Lord Buddha from Chinese Sutras and Illustrated in Woodcuts (Satapitaka Series: 627)

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $93.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100026

ISBN: 8177420909

Condition: New


His Life of Lord Buddha is a reproduction of the Shih-chia ju-lai ying-hua shih-chi, a collection of important episodes in the life of Lord Buddha, cited from different Sutras translated into Chinese from the 3rd to the 13th century. The citations are illustrated on opposite pages, so that the pious could visualise the Dharma of the Tathagata. They are `Visual Dharma'. The Chinese has been translated into English. It was compiled by monk Pao-ch `eng during the Ming perio... View more info

India and China

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $94.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2016

Seller ID: 109476

ISBN: 8177421468

Condition: New


It chronicles the researches of Prof. Raghu Vira, Prof. Lokesh Chandra and their colleagues on the cultural interactions between India and China for the last two thousand years. Philosophy, ritual, painting, sculptures, political concepts etc that evolved in China from the Buddhist world view have been detailed. Printed Pages: 469 with 143 b/w illustrations, 37 color illustrations & maps. View more info

Dictionary of Buddhist Iconography, 15 Volumes

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $930.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan:

Seller ID: 111079

ISBN: 8186471936

Condition: New


The dictionary of Buddhist Iconography is an endeavour of half a centruy to identify, classify, describe and delineate the bewildering variation in Buddhist icons, ever since the representation of the Buddha on a coin of the Kushan Emperor Kaniska. It is a continuation of the vast iconic materials and research that the author's father Prof. RaghuVira had conducted since the 1930s. Thousands of index cards, microfilms, photographs, painted scrolls, statues, woodcuts, line... View more info

Tibetan-Sanskrit Dictionary

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2001

Seller ID: 113542

Condition: New


The present Tibetan-Sanskrit Dictionary has several thousand words, compounds, and phrases. Terms of technical subjects like astronomy, medicine, iconography, metrics, prosody and philosophy have also been included. Every Tibetan entry is followed by its Sanskrit equivalent. The Sanskrit equivalents have also been given in alphabetic sequence. It was published in 12 volumes in 1961 which is now reproduced in a compact edition. Printed Pages: 869. View more info

The Charisma of Tibet

By: Lokesh Chandra

Price: $99.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2017

Seller ID: 115724

ISBN: 8177421662

Condition: New


The Charisma of Tibet is the flowering (padma) of the jewelline (mani) Dharma (om) in its depths (hum). This book surveys problems beginning with the statue of the Chinese Queen in the Potala, the role of Bactrians, the original home and Pure Land of Padmasambhava, the independence of Tibet throughout history, and so on. The 5th chapter begins with Tibet as the source of all the major rivers of Asia, the 6th details historical works, the 7th is the palaeography of Indic ... View more info

Nispanna-Yogavali: Sanskrit and Tibetan Texts with English Translation (Satapitaka Series: 647)

By: Lokesh Chandra & Nirmala Sharma

Price: $76.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100011

ISBN: 8177421425

Condition: New


The Nispannayogavali (NSP) has been a major source for the identification and symbolism of the mandalas for the last sixty years. It was written by Abhayakaragupta who headed the great Vikramasila monastery. Born as the son of the King of Singala, he was ordained in the Sarvastivada tradition, and studied the Tantras at Nalanda and Vikramasila. Vajrayogini appeared to him and said: write an extensive ritual of mandalas. He authored a trilogy of texts on the mandalas. Amo... View more info

Narthang Kanjur, 100 Vols. (in 101 bindings) (Satapitaka Series: 501-600)

By: Lokesh Chandra (ed.)

Price: $5,000.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020219

ISBN: 8186471189

Condition: New


Volumes 1-13: Hbul-ba (Vinaya); Volumes 14-25: Hbum (Prajnaparamita); Volumes 26-28: Ni-khri (Pancavimsati-sahasrika); Volumes 29-31: Khri-brgyad (Astadasa-sahasrika); Volume 32: Ses-khri (Dasa-sahasrika); Volume 33: Brgyad-ston (Asta-sahasrika); Volume 34: Khri sna-tshogs (other Prajnaparamitas); Volumes 35-40: Dkon-brtsegs (Ratnakuta); Volumes 41-46: Phal-chen (Avatamsaka); Volumes 47-77: Mdo-sde (Sutra); Volumes 78-79: Myan-hdas (Parinirvana); Volumes 80-100: Rgyud (T... View more info

The Art and Culture of South-East Asia: A Tribute to Late Dr Mrs Sharada Rani

By: Lokesh Chandra (ed.)

Price: $51.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035713

ISBN: 8185179735

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 430 with numerous b/w plates. View more info

Society and Culture of Southeast Asia: Continuities and Changes

By: Lokesh Chandra (ed.)

Price: $47.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035724

ISBN: 81-7742-034-9

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 406 with numerous illustrations and maps. View more info

Society and Culture of Southeast Asia: Continuities and Changes (Satapitaka Series: 395)

By: Lokesh Chandra (Ed.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100027

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 406 with 26 plates, 3 illustrations, 6 maps & 1 folded. View more info

Society and Culture of Southeast Asia Continuities and Changes

By: Lokesh Chandra (Ed.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2000

Seller ID: 111274

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 406. View more info

Sanskrit-Chinese Lexicon: Being Fan Fan Yu, the First Known Lexicon of Its Kind Dated to AD 517

By: Lokesh Chandra (ed.); Translted, reconstructed, and Translated By Prof. Dr Raghu Vira and Dr Yamamoto Chikyo

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019981

ISBN: 8177420747

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 283. View more info

Sanskrit Manuscripts from Tibet: 1. Vimalaprabha Commentary on the Kalacakra-tantra; 2. Pancaraksa

By: Lokesh Chandra (reproduced)

Price: $47.35

Publisher: New Delhi, India, International Academy of Indian Culture and Aditya Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031255

ISBN: 8177420941

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 144.. View more info

The Tibetan Iconography of Buddha, Bodhisattvas and Other Deities: A Unique Pantheon

By: Lokesh Chandra and Fredrick W. Bunce

Price: $135.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027404

ISBN: 812460178X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 807 with 360 b/w photographs. View more info

Buddhist Paintings of Tun-Huang in the National Museum, New Delhi

By: Lokesh Chandra and Nirmala Sharma

Price: $61.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036900

ISBN: 8192091236

Condition: New


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Nispanna-Yogavali: Sanskrit and Tibetan Texts with English Translation

By: Lokesh Chandra and Nirmala Sharma

Price: $84.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, International Academy of Indian Culture and Aditya Prakashan: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038822

ISBN: 8177421425

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 317 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

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Xuanzang and the Silk Route

By: Lokesh Chandra and Radha Banerjee (eds)

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd. In Association with Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031411

ISBN: 8121511860

Condition: New


China as we know is a great civilization and Xuanzang's (who is popularly known as Hsüan-tsang) visit to India was a great event. The noted Chinese traveler and Buddhist pilgrim, Xuanzang, reached India in AD 630, having undertaken an arduous journey across Central Asia. A Chinese emperor called him "the jewel of the empire." Nearly fourteen years of his life (from AD 630 to AD 644) were spent visiting Buddhist temples and monasteries, cities, and places of inte... View more info

Vedic Bibliography

By: Louis Renou; Foreword By Lokesh Chandra

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Akshaya Prakashan: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035685

ISBN: 818864322X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 351. View more info

Saddharma-Pundarika-Sutra: Kashgar Manuscript

By: Prof. Dr Lokesh Chandra (ed.); Foreword By Prof. Dr Heinz Bechert

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, The Reiyukai: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038904

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 435. View more info

A Comprehensive English-Hindi Dictionary (Supplementary Volume)

By: Prof. Dr Raghu Vira; Edited Posthumously By Lokesh Chandra

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026199

ISBN: 8177420860

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 763. View more info

Studies in Classical India: A Collection of the Articles of Prof. Dr RaghuVira

By: Prof. Dr RaghuVira; Edited By Prof. Lokesh Chandra and Dr Mrs. Sushama Lohia

Price: $45.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, International Academy of Indian Culture and Aditya Prakashan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017939

ISBN: 8177420720

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 252. View more info

Chinese Poems and Pictures on Ahimsa and Vibrations of Ahimsa in China

By: Prof. Dr. Raghuvira and Prof. Dr. Lokesh Chandra

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Aditya Prakashan: 2018

Seller ID: 900680

ISBN: 8177421271


This book contains two volumes of Chinese sketches and poems on Ahimsa given to Prof. RaghuVira by Prof. Feng Tzu-Kai in 1941. These have been translated into English by RaghuVira and Lokesh Chandra and published here with original version with sketches. PRINTED PAGES: 236. View more info

Tibetan Mandalas (Vajravali and Tantra-Samuccaya)

By: Raghu Vira and Lokesh Chandra

Price: $49.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035786

ISBN: 8186471014

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 270 with several illustrations. View more info

Twin Mandalas of Vairocana in Japanese Iconography (Satapitaka Series: 635)

By: Ryujun Tajima, Lokesh Chandra & Nirmala Sharma

Price: $72.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100015

ISBN: 8177421166

Condition: New


A fundamental work for the philosophic and artistic understanding of the theory and graphic representation of the mandalas in general and especially in the Shingon tradition of Japan. Details the philosophy, patriarchs and sacred canon of Mantrayana, its ulterior development into two branches in Japan, the nature and different kinds of mandalas, as well as their classification and essential principles. The twin mandalas of Vairocana based on the Mahavairocana-sutra and t... View more info

Twin Mandalas of Vairocana in Japanese Iconography

By: Ryujun Tajima; Engloish version from the French By Lokesh Chandra and Nirmala Sharma

Price: $84.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036988

ISBN: 978817721163

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 294 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Buddhist Tales of Kashmir in Tibetan Woodcuts (Narthang Series of the Woodcuts of Ksemendra's Avadana-kalpalata)

By: Sharda Rani (Mrs Lokesh Chandra) (ed.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035679

ISBN: 8177420658

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 94 with 58 loose sheets measuring 23 x 36 cm. View more info

Buddhism on the Path to Nirvana

By: Swati Chopra; Foreword By Professor Lokesh Chandra

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Brijbasi Art Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018116

ISBN: 8187902175

Condition: New


Printed pages: 160 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info