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'The Buddhist Ramayana : Phra Lak Phra Lam' in 2 Vols. 4 Parts, unfolds the Buddhist transformation of the Indian epic Ramayana, known as the Phra Lak Phra Lam or the Rama Jataka in Laos. The Laotian text is based on careful collating of six parallel palm-leaf manuscripts available in different monasteries of Laos, Its English translation and critical studies have been carried out in a broader comparative perspective rooted in socio-linguistic and cultural anthropology. For Indian studies in general and for Buddhist studies in particular these volumes offer rare source material.

Title The Buddhist Ramayana : Phra Lak Phra Lam
ISBN 9789380852492
Author
Pages 1669
Sub Title Original Text, Translation and Critical Study, 2 Vols. in 4 Parts
Year 2016
Binding Hardcover
Language Laotian Text with English Translation
Size 24 cm
ISBN 10 9380852495
Publisher Buddhist World Press

About the Author : Prof. Sachchidanand Sahai carried out research for this publication in Vientiane (Laos) and Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Recipient of Padmashree award, the author is currently adviser to the Preath Vihear National Authority and Angkor Archaeological Park under the Royal Government of Cambodia. (3.25 kg)

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