Kalyana-Mitta: Professor Hajime Nakamura Feliciation volume
Editor: V. N. Jha
304 pages. A range of essays on various fields of Indology from 32 scholars in the field. Bibliotecha Indo-Buddhica No. 86. Topics range through Archaeology, Buddhism, Cultural and Literary Studies, Philosophy and Iconography.
Contents include: Identification of the Nanjuk Mandala – Didactic Poetry of Indian Origin in Burma and in Sri Lanka – The technique of taking refuge in God and Sankara Vedanta – The nature of Sancita Karma and Anatmavada – Towards Defining Sadhutva and Asadhutva – An Outstanding Image of a Buddhist Deity Seated on a Lion.
Hardcover with jacket, the text is clean, age fading to paper and jacket, paper does show age but there is no damage to the contents. 11.25 by 8.5 inches.