Newar Buddhism: History, Scholarship and Literature

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Title:Newar Buddhism: History, Scholarship and Literature

ISBN:9789994685301

Author:Dr. Shanker Thapa

Publisher:Nagarjuna Publication

Publish Year:2019

Edition:First Edition

Cover:Paper Back

Subject:Nepal Buddhism

Language:English

Remarks:Glossary and Bibliography.

Pages:104

Size:138 x 218 mm

Weight(gms):165

Price:USD 5.00

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    Contents
    Publisher's note
    Preface
    CHAPTER I.............................................................................1

    Buddhism in Ancient and Medieval Nepal
    Myths in Buddhist History
    Asoka's Historical Visits
    Buddhism under the Licchavis
    Buddhism in the Medieval Period
    CHAPTER II..........................................................................18
    Development of Newar Buddhist Scholarship
    Newar Buddhist Scholarship
    Contribution of Buddhists Newars
    Degradation of Scholarship
    CHAPTER III.........................................................................48
    Newar Scholars and the Tibetan Buddhists
    Background
    Newar Gurus and Tibetan Scholarship
    CHAPTER IV........................................................................67 
    Buddhist Manuscripts: The Glory of Newar Buddhism 

    Introduction and Development
    The Movement of Manuscripts out of Nepal
    CHAPTER V.........................................................................84
    Conclusion
    Glossary..............................................................................88
    Bibliography.......................................................................93

     

    Dr. Shanker Thapa

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