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Published: 11 January 2007

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780195301397

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The History of the Buddha's Relic Shrine

A Translation of the Sinhala Thūpava.msa

Stephen C. Berkwitz

AAR Religion in Translation

  • First complete English translation of the Sinhala Thupavamsa
  • Relates early history of Buddhism from a medieval Sri Lankan perspective
  • Contains a significant amount of original material dealing with the life of the Buddha and the ancient spread of Buddhism in South Asia

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