Glimpses of Sri Lankan Buddhism

Glimpses of Sri Lankan Buddhism


Publisher: Sri Satguru Publications

Place Published: Delhi

Date Published: 2000

Book Condition: Brand new

Edition: First edition

1 in stock

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Product Description

Editor: Ahir, D.C.

296 pages with 2 black & white photo plates.

A collection of essays by various authors dealing with Buddhism in Sri Lanka.┬áPresented in 8 parts: The history of Buddhism and its influence on Sri Lankan culture; Pali Canon, and Commentaries; The Sinhala Sangha; Buddhist Shrines, Art and Architecture; Buddhist Ceremonies and Festivals; Indian-Sri Lanka Cultural Interaction in the Past; Sri Lanka’s contribution to Buddhist Revival in India; Sri Lanka’s Contribution to World Buddhism; Appendices & index.

Hardcover with jacket. A new, unread book with light surface wear to jacket and very small tear top left corner. 9 by 5.75 inches.