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Gilgit manuscripts by Nalinaksha Dutt

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Published in Srinagar-Kashmir .
Written in English


  • Manuscripts, Sanskrit,
  • Buddhism -- Sacred books

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Nalinaksha Dutt, with the assistance of D. M. Bhattacharya and Shiv Nath Sharma.
LC ClassificationsPK3591 .D87
The Physical Object
Pagination v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2584M
LC Control Numbersa 65004588

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.1/5(2). The birch bark and clay coated Gilgit manuscripts are the oldest surviving manuscripts in India. These manuscripts include both canonical and non-canonical Buddhist works that throw light on the evolution of Sanskrit, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Mongolian, Manchu and Tibetan religion-philosophical literature. Gilgit Manuscripts (9 Vols.) by Nalinaksha Dutta. COVID19 Delays: Please note we are accepting orders but please expect delays due to the impact of COVID19 on logistcs and procurement. All orders will be processed as soon as possible. Gilgit manuscripts by Nalinaksha Dutt; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Buddhism, Gilgit, India, Manuscripts, Manuscripts, Sanskrit, Sacred books.

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The Gilgit Manuscripts were Buddhist texts discovered in the Gilgit area of Pakistan in and include various sutras, including the Lotus Sutra, along with folk tales, medicine, and philosophy. They are dated to approximately the 5th to 6th centuries AD, and were written in Buddhist Sanskrit in the Śāradā script. The Gilgit Manuscript contains the texts on Vinay Vastu, the treatise on monastic discipline. There are texts on Ayurvedic medicines like Anna Panna Vidhi and Bhaisajya Guru Sutra. There are references to iconometry, folk tales, philosophy and culinary skills. - Buy Gilgit Manuscripts (4 Vols. 9 Parts) book online at best prices in india on Read Gilgit Manuscripts (4 Vols. 9 Parts) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Nalinaksha Dutta. According to Jens Uwe Hartmann, the text is written on palm leaf, a material mostly used in India and is believed that the Gilgit manuscripts probably travelled west from one of the Buddhist kingdoms along the Silk Route. At that time, Gilgit was a major trade centre of the silk route.