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A Buddhist Spectrum
Rs.350.00
“Marco Pallis was at once an incomparable authority on Buddhism, especially in its Tibetan form, a defender and protector of the Tibetan tradition in the West since the tragedies of 1951, a lover of nature and a mountain climber who first encountered Tibeta...
A Few Facts About Buddhism
Rs.140.00

Today, when political ideologies/ 'isms' are crashing down and when, at the other end, the great monotheistic religions are trying to survive by turning their backs on logical thinking and intellectual consistency, it m...

A Stairway Taken by the Lucid
Rs.1,500.00

The book presents for the first time an annotated English translation  accompanied with a Tibetan critical edition of Tsong kha pa's commentary on  the different types of Noble Beings (Skt. arya, Tib.'phags pa) that  progress toward awakening...

Absence of the Buddha Image in Early Buddhist Art
Rs.1,500.00

It is next to impossible today to even think of Buddhism without the presence of the Buddha image! The image of the Buddha, in truth, has not only come to symbolise the essence of Buddhism but is also a brilliant expression of ...

An Encyclopaedia of Buddhist Deities, Demigods, Godlings, Saints and Demons
Rs.7,000.00

Beginning with a few aniconic symbols, like foot prints, a throne, the Bo tree or stupas, in the prechristian Indian art, Buddhism came to evolve a variety of picturesque representations of a Self-Existent, Superimmanent...

Bharatiya Paramparao mein Mrtyu Ki Avadharana
Rs.400.00

Yama, in Hindu mythology, is the eschatologist and god of death. And is, thus, dreaded. Even in today's India, there is a fearful hesitancy, if not conscious avoidance, of any talk about him. Yet, paradoxically, the phenome...

Bibliography on Indian Buddhist Art and Archaeology
Rs.850.00

The bibliography includes 4081 entries, covering published materials in English and French languages over the last two centuries. It is divided into two parts. The first part contains 2410 entries dealing with Indian Buddhist a...

Borobudur
Rs.5,200.00

Borobudur was constructed during the eighth century as a guide to the Noble Path of the Buddha. Born from silence and unfolding into the serenity of the other shore, it expresses the glory of Indonesia's awareness and creat...

Buddhism and Socio-Economic Life of Eastern India
Rs.500.00

With the revival of Brahmanical Hinduism sometime around the fifth century ad, Buddhism had been dying out in India. But, paradoxically perhaps, in Bengal and Orissa, it saw not only its resurgence, but also a spell of its clim...

Buddhism as/in Performance
Rs.500.00

Professor George has ventured into a comparatively unchartered area seeking, as he does, to explore the art and concept of performance in Buddhism -- more specially in the context of Buddhist meditation and theatre. Spelling ou...

Buddhism in Karnataka
Rs.275.00

Dr. R.C. Hiremath examines the age-old story of Siddhartha Gautama's early life and renunciation, providing the reader with the background of the Shramana schools that did not accept the authority of the Vedas...

Buddhist Art in India and Sri Lanka
Rs.1,000.00

The book is a comprehensive study of the evolution and development of Buddhist visual art in India and Sri Lanka, taking into consideration their diverse forms and the impact of regional trends on them. Consulting a number of o...

BUDDHIST HERITAGE OF ODISHA
Rs.1,450.00

The multi-religious landscape of Odisha is striking, with the present city of Bhubaneswar and its encircling hills providing evidence for the presence of shrines and images associated with Buddhism, Jainism as well as Hinduism, though their relative concentration v...

Buddhist Iconography in the Butsu-zo-zui of Hidenobu
Rs.1,100.00

The volume presents the Buddhist iconography of Japan as depicted in the Butsuzozui, a collection of iconographic sketches of various Buddhas that falls under the genre of Zuzo...

Buddhist Logic and Epistemology
Rs.800.00

The history of Buddhist logical and epistemological theories constitutes an interesting study for Buddhist religious scholars and philosophers.
This volume contains scholarly essays, presented at a seminar, that make an in-depth study of Buddhist logical theory in the background of Bud...

Buddhist Tantra and Buddhist Art
Rs.700.00

In (perhaps) secret defiance of the rigid prescriptive codes of the Buddhist monastic order cropped up a new, esoteric cultic phenomenon. Which, later known as Buddhist tantra, not just compromised Shakyamuni's ethical lega...

Buddhist Textiles of Laos, Lan Na the Isan
Rs.2,400.00

Textiles from Laos, Lan Na and the Isan are prized for their artistic brilliance and aesthetic beauty. They speak volumes on a weaving tradition that has evolved through centuries and shaped the socio-cultural life of the peopl...

Buddhist Theory of Meaning and Literary Analysis
Rs.550.00

For over two millennia, language has been one of the prime concerns in nearly all philosophical systems of India: Grammar, Mimamsa, Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Jaina and Bauddha which, in turn, not only have shaped the Indian perceptio...

Concept of Suffering in Buddhism
Rs.395.00

It contains seventeen research papers by the noted scholars which investigate and probe into the profound concept of suffering in Buddhism. As the subject suffering touches deeply the whole mankind, the eminent scholars view the concept from various angles as it wa...

Core Decore
Rs.500.00

Overall the book calls the reader to develop the values of the soul which are much more important than the moral values we have grown with. Also get a deeper psychological understanding on why some people annoy us so much and why we find some people very irritating...

Cultural Tourism in India
Rs.1,350.00

The book is a detailed exploration of various facets of Indian thought and life that make it a popular cultural tourist site for visitors from all over the world. It presents an account of India's people, history, national ...

Cultural Tourism in India
Rs.650.00

The book is a detailed exploration of various facets of Indian thought and life that make it a popular cultural tourist site for visitors from all over the world. It presents an account of India's people, history, national ...

Dictionary of Pali-Sanskrit-Hindi-English
Rs.600.00

As the teachings of the Buddha and the main Buddhist literature in original, as well as in translation, are contained mainly in Pali and Sanskrit languages, apart from Tibetan and Chinese as well, knowledge of Pali and Sanskrit...

Discourses in Buddhist Classics
Rs.320.00

Discourses in Buddhist Classics is primarily designed with twofold objective viz., (a) to serve as the tool for post-graduate teaching of the Course in "Philosophy of the Buddha"; and (b) to sustain the interest of th...

Emptiness and Becoming
Rs.950.00

The book presents a detailed comparison of process philosophy and Madhyamika Buddhism, analysing the similarities and differences between the two. It attempts a creative integration between the two and introduces a new philosop...

Faith and Devotion in Theravada Buddhism
Rs.480.00

This is an analytical study of faith (saddha), devotion (bhatti) and worship (puja) in the Theravada school of Buddhism. It elucidates these concepts and deals with their objects, viz., gods in general, and...

Fudo Myo-O
Rs.1,600.00

Shingon Buddhism -- esoteric Buddhism brought to Japan from China during the early ninth century -- inspired a new spiritual energy that found expression in varied forms, especially in art and iconography. A radical change occu...

Gods and Masks of the Kathmandu Valley
Rs.1,000.00

The presence of masks as both ritual and art objects is attested among the traditions of mankind's oldest civilisations. Cutting across cultural and geographical barriers, they have exhibited a remarkable range and diversit...

Gompas in Traditional Tibetan Society
Rs.400.00

The importance of the gompa or the Buddhist monastery in Tibetan history cannot be overemphasized: it was the institution that enabled continuity of Buddhism in Tibetan history by performing multifarious functions and in...

Impact of Buddhism on Socio-Religious Life of the Asian People
Rs.550.00

Buddhism is an ancient religion that spread across Asia in a matter of centuries and had a rare kind of influence on the social and religious life of the Asian peoples.

India and China
Rs.4,500.00
It chronicles the researches of Prof. RaghuVira, Prof. Lokesh Chandra and their colleagues on the cultural interactions between India and China for the last two thousand years. Philosophy, ritual, painting, sculptures, political concepts etc that evolved in China...
Indian Knowledge Systems (2 Vols. set)
Rs.1,800.00

India has continuous and cumulative intellectual traditions in many domains of knowledge. This tradition has its beginning in the Rigveda, the first attested Indo-European document, and continues to be alive in the life,...

Indonesia (2 Vols. set)
Rs.1,950.00

The two volumes present a comprehensive study of political, cultural and religious history of Indonesia. Of encyclopaedic significance, they take up a whole gamut of themes relating to history, politics, religion, literature, a...

Interaction Between Brahmanical and Buddhist Art
Rs.1,000.00

Brahmanism and Buddhism adopted symbol and image worship almost simultaneously in the pre and early centuries of the Christian era. With the passage of time, the forms and plethora evolved and despite several distinctive featur...

Life of Buddha in Indian Sculptures (Asta-Maha-Pratiharya)
Rs.2,250.00

The life of the Buddha has been a great source of perennial inspiration to scholars, artists and poets since the early times. Many events from the life of the Buddha have inspi...

Mahamudra and Atiyoga
Rs.350.00

Mahamudra and Atiyoga are particular forms of Buddhist spirituality: Mahamudra, the 'Great Seal', is considered by Tibetan teachers to be the essence of both the short path and the final instructions that conclud...

Mandala and Landscape
Rs.1,600.00

Since the publication in English of the Theory and Practice of Mandala by Giuseppe Tucci in 1961, our knowledge of the subject has increased considerably. Two-dimensional paintings (Tibetan: thanka, Skt.: paubha) have been disp...

Mind and Meditation
Rs.300.00

Mind and Meditation opens the doors of wisdom for people interested in knowing what meditation is and how to meditate.
In this book, Dr Amit Jain uncovers the secrets of our mind, so that we can awaken. In simple words, this book prepares us for me...

Mrtyu -- Concept of Death in Indian Traditions
Rs.550.00

Yama, in Hindu mythology, is the eschatologist and god of death. And is, thus, dreaded. Even in today's India, there is a fearful hesitancy, if not conscious avoidance, of any talk about him. Yet, paradoxically, the phenome...

Mrtyu -- Concept of Death in Indian Traditions
Rs.320.00

Yama, in Hindu mythology, is the eschatologist and god of death. And is, thus, dreaded. Even in today's India, there is a fearful hesitancy, if not conscious avoidance, of any talk about him. Yet, paradoxically, the phenome...

Mudras in Buddhist and Hindu Practices
Rs.1,500.00

Mudras occupy an important place in Buddhist and Hindu religious practices as these signify special meanings, associated with specific divinities and rites, which cannot be represented any other way.

Numbers
Rs.400.00

In his effort to find an explanation for the unknown, the mysterious around him, the ancient man saw in "numbers", among other things, a high significance. And frequently used them to explain the ineffable or even pre...

Pali Language and Literature (2 Vols. set)
Rs.2,500.00

In Pali is preserved the Buddhist canon. Which, considered as "the most authentic form of Buddhavacana", constitutes the very matrix of its 2500-year-long Theravada tradition. A refined, widely-spoken lan...

Poetical Vision of the Buddhas Former Lives
Rs.1,250.00

The present book contains the first Indian edition of 17 (out of 34)  legends from the "Garland of Birth-Stories" (Jatakamala) by the Kashmirian  poet Haribhatta who lived not later than 400 CE. His composition, written  in the prosimetric ...

Rani ki Vav
Rs.2,250.00

Rani ki Vav - a seven storey stepwell in Patan, Gujarat, is a golden  monument studded with beautiful sculptures of gods, goddesses and  semi-divines, over 800 in number. The beautifully adorned male deities,  hitherto acknowledged as various Brahman...

Samarasya: Studies in Indian Arts, Philosophy and Interreligious Dialogue
Rs.3,000.00

The present volume is a tribute to Dr. Bettina Baumer, an eminent scholar of Indology and Religious Studies in general and of Kashmir Shaivism in particular, and one of the important exponents of interreligious dialogue....

Sculptures and Antiquities in the Archaeological Museum, Amravati
Rs.1,600.00

The Amaravati sculptures are famous throughout the world for their special features and they form a distinct school of art called Amaravati school of art. Though Amaravati art pieces take the pride of place in India's best museums, the scu...

Sects in Tibetan Buddhism
Rs.360.00

The teachings of Buddha are timeless and priceless. The eightfold path as preached by Buddha is still relevant and concurrent with non-violence and compassion in its central point and can answer most of the problems that the ma...

SERMONS AND SAYINGS OF THE BUDDHA
Rs.100.00
The Sermons and sayings of the Buddha are gems of “purest ray serene”, picked up at random from the vast treasures of Digha Nikaya, Majjhima Nikaya, Anguttara Nikaya ,Uddana etc. It may be that there are numerous verses and chapters in these noble wor...
Stupa: Cult and Symbolism
Rs.1,500.00

Stupa as a monument, its symbolism, ritual and construction have been studied in modern scholarship for the last two hundred years. This volume reproduces a number of studies of Prof. Gustav Roth on its architectural  details, philosophical concepts it embodie...

Sunya Purusa
Rs.500.00

This pioneering study of the indigenous philosophical tradition of Orissa which evolved between the 15th -- 16

Thailand (2 Vols. set)
Rs.1,000.00

The book is a comprehensive study of different aspects of Thai political life, religion, art and literature with the emphasis on the role of Buddhism in influencing the Thai culture and way of life. Showing how Thailand has a u...

The Buddhist Art of Kausambi
Rs.2,500.00

One of the major centres of Buddhist art in ancient times, Kausambi provides evidence of an uninterrupted art tradition spanning centuries. Pointing to the scant attention Kausambi has received from scholars in the past, this w...

The Dalai Lamas
Rs.380.00

From the fifteenth century on, the Dalai Lamas emerged as the pre-eminent spiritual and secular leaders of Tibet. In his foreword to this book Tenzin Gyatso the Fourteenth Dalai Lama states that "Buddhism, with its powerfu...

The Future Buddha Maitreya
Rs.2,100.00

Maitreya is not just one of the myriad divinities of the Buddhist pantheon; he is revered by the devout as the Buddha of the fifth world cycle, the Ultimate Buddha, the Much-Awaited Deliverer, who (like Kalki -- a would-be inca...

The Quest for Serenity in World Religions
Rs.100.00

Every religion, even ideology, needs to provide its followers with ways of coping with the vicissitudes of life, especially when personal tragedy tears a gaping hole in the fabric of meaning. This book describes the search for ...

The Tibetan Iconography of Buddhas, Bodhisattvas and other Deities
Rs.5,600.00

Beginning with a few aniconic symbols, like footprints, the Bo tree or stupas, in the pre-christian Indian art, Buddhism, over the centuries, came to evolve a be-wildering array of deities -- in ever-increasing number of panthe...

The Tibetan Tantric Vision
Rs.1,500.00

Tibetan Buddhism has held a place of its own in the Buddhist tradition, having preserved and evolved the religious culture of the Vajrayana, the final phase of Buddhism in India. Within that, the Tibetan Tantric belief has a un...

Theravada Buddhist Devotionalism in Ceylon, Burma and Thailand
Rs.200.00

The monograph consists of two parts, of which the first examines the Buddhist devotional practices, from the historical and canonical perspectives of the evolution of the worship of caitya, stupa, relics, symbols ...

Vajrayana Images of the Bao-xiang Lou (3 Vols. set)
Rs.14,000.00

The three volumes contain an iconographic analysis and compilation of the over 760 images from the six chapels of the Pao-hsiang Lou (Bao-xiang Lou) in the garden of the Tzu-ning Kung (Palace of Kindness and Tranquillity) in th...

Voice of Death
Rs.400.00

If life is a reality, the death is an eternal truth. Does immortality mean clinging to body? If so, it cannot be the life artificially alive as in modern hospitals. Is extinction of species important? The recent developments in...

Voice of God
Rs.650.00

The result of a seminar's proceedings, the volume presents an understanding of God in various religions and traditions around the world. It examines the concept of the Brahman in Hindu religious thought, and God as f...

Voice of Life
Rs.280.00

The volume presents views on life from the traditional as well as modern perspectives to come up with many interpretations. Indologists, anthropologists, sociologists, philosophers and physical and social scientists profess tha...

Voice of Senses
Rs.480.00

This volume is devoted to a thorough understanding of the concept of senses as it has been interpreted in the ancient Asian traditions with particular reference to Indian religious and philosophical thought. It examines the fun...

Voice of the Void
Rs.3,200.00

The research undertaken here about Buddhist mandalas is basically designed under the philosophical question how the visible dimensions of forms are related to their invisible contents. The textual sources in reference to Buddhist mandalas teach th...

Void and Fullness in the Buddhist, Hindu and Christian Traditions
Rs.600.00

Interreligious dialogue is one of the important ways for overcoming cultural and religious differences and misunderstandings, and for contributing to world peace. But such a dialogue has to go beyond the social, institutional a...

Walking Along the Paths of Buddhist Epistemology
Rs.620.00

The monograph highlights the philosophical arguments offered by Buddhist thinkers on different aspects of knowledge. Various aspects of Buddhist epistemology right from the basic question of what the Buddhists mean by knowledge...

Where the Buddha Walked
Rs.450.00
This book is the first attempt to describe all the fifteen places with which the Buddha had direct association. Narration of each of these places accounts the mythology, legend, Jataka tales, cultural history, archaeology, field studies and general information. T...
Xuan Zhangs Mission to the West with Monkey King
Rs.2,500.00

A monkey was conceived inside a huge stone egg. He found a teacher who taught the Monkey King the "72 transformations" with which he could change his shape and size at will. Monkey acquired the powers of cloud traveling using a special somersault cloud us...

Zen Kama Sutra
Rs.500.00

Zen Kamasutra is loaded with esoteric wisdom on how to achieve samadhi through transforming sex. It uncovers the mystery of gods and goddesses, why Hindus worship the Shiva Lingam and why is sex sacred?  What is Kundalini? How and why to rais...

The Goddess Within and Beyond the Three Cities
Rs.2,200.00
<p>In this groundbreaking study on Sarvamnaya Shakta Tantra in Nepal, Jeffrey S. Lidke combines the study of primary sources with the investigation of living interpretations of these sources by contemporary Nepalese practitioners. Lidke focuses his twenty-year analysis on a specific Tantric tr...