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The Life of Hiuen-Tsiang: Shaman Hwui-Li with an introduction containing an account of the works of I-Tsing

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006481

ISBN: 8121503329

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The Life of Hiuen-Tsiang by Shaman Hwui Li is a companion volume to the Si-Yu-Ki or the Buddhist Records of the Western World of Hiuen-Tsiang. It is an indispensable source-book for the scholars interested in the history of ancient India in general and Buddhism in particular. The Life of Hiuen-Tsiang contains a biographical account of his life by his disciple Hwui Li. It elucidates the details relating to the events in the life of the great scholar, saint and pilgrim-traveller. The life is divided into five Books and covers the entire life-span of Hiuen-Tsiang, beginning with his birth till hi... View more info

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Si-Yu-Ki or the Buddhist Records of the Western World: trans. From the Chinese of Hiuen Tsiang AD 629, 2 vols. (bd in 1)

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028488

ISBN: 8121507413

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Among the various travelogues, Hiuen Tsiang's Si-yu-ki or Records of the Western World, is regarded to be the most valuable source-book for the study of ancient Indian history. Si-yu-ki is not merely a travel-diary recording Hiuen Tsing's visit to various places in India and the places en route, but is also an account of the conditions of India during the seventh century. This journey was undertaken by Hiuen Tsiang primarily with a view to visiting the Buddhist places of pilgrimage and to seek answers to the questions agitating his mind. He was inspired in this by the recollection of similar j... View more info

A Catena of Buddhist Scriptures from the Chinese

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications/Indian Books Centre:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034063

ISBN: 8170301831

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The Life of Buddha: Translation of the Fo Sho Hing Tsan King

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 034215

ISBN: 8170307422

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Buddhism in China

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034636

ISBN: 812061190X

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Printed pages: 246 alongwith 1 map. View more info

Buddhist Literature in China

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034637

ISBN: 812061352X

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Printed pages: 185 alongwith 5 plates and 1 map. View more info

Travels of Fah-Hian and Sung-Yun

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Ind, Asian Educational Services: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034640

ISBN: 8120608240

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Printed pages: 208 alongwith1 map. View more info

The Fo-Sho-Hing-Tsan-King, Volume 19 (The Sacred Books of East), (Seventh Edition)

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $8.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 102360

ISBN: 8120801202

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 417. View more info

The Life of Hiuen-Tsiang

By: Samuel Beal

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1986

Seller ID: 105652

ISBN: 8121200369

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This is the biography of Hiuen-Tsiang by one of his beloved and devoted disciple Shaman Hwui Li recording all that is important and interesting in the eventful life of the master. Besides giving full details of his life, the biography tells many fascinating stories of the long travels of the piligrim to and from India, not Known from other source. The work supplements Hiuen-Tsiang^s magnum opus the Si-yu-ki to a great extent.Printed Pages: 226. View more info

India in China: The Gift of Buddha

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $7.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lotus Press Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 106874

ISBN: 8183822924

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Printed Pages: 336. View more info

Si-Yu-Ki: Buddhist Records of the Western World

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $14.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2008

Seller ID: 107338

ISBN: 8175364378

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The Chinese Buddhist Pilgrims visited India during the early centuries of the Christian era. The Buddhist literature of China contains the records of their travels, the authenticity of which is vouchsafed by the fact that they embody the testimony of independent eye-witnessess as to the facts related in them.The records are very interesting as they refer to the geography, history, manners and religion of the people of the countries West of China, of India in particular, visted by the pilgrims.The reader who looks into the pages of this book will find ample material for study on some important ... View more info

Travels of Fah-Hian and Sung-Yun from China to India (400 A.D. & 518 A.D.)

By: Samuel Beal

Price: $4.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 107428

ISBN: 8175363827

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 284. View more info

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Travels of Fah-Hian and Sung-Yun: Buddhist Pilgrims from China to India (AD 400 and AD 518)

By: Samuel Beal (Tr.)

Price: $18.95

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039769

ISBN: 8121512654

Condition: New


The present work contains two translations from the Chinese— (1) The Travels of Fah-Hian and (2) The Mission of Sung-Yun; both Buddhist pilgrims from China to India. This translation was published at a time when little was known in Europe of Chinese-Buddhist literature. Fah-Hian’s account of travels in India and Ceylon from AD 399 to 414 is one of the most important sources of reconstructing the life and condition of the times. Though brief, his account depicts general characteristics and tenderness of Gupta Imperial administration. It is a source-book for the study of Ancient India and Bu... View more info