Senarat Paranavitana Commemoration Volume

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Senarat Paranavitana, Leelananda Prematilleka, Johanna Engelberta van Lohuizen-De Leeuw
BRILL, 1978 - Social Science - 315 pages
 

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Contents

The Bodhisattva in PrajnaParamita
20
Remarks on astrological Sanskrit literature from Sri Lanka
45
The cistern sluices
61
The benefit of the Caitya worship
75
A review based on new Chinese
98
A survey of the attempts at its decipherment
116
An aspect of Sinhalese influence in Thailand
137
On the earliest Ganeia
142
John Callaway in Ceylon
181
A traditional folk ritual in the hill country of Sri Lanka
204
The first visit of the Portuguese to Sri Lanka 1505 or 1506
218
The symbolism of the indrakila in the parittamandapa
234
Traditional design and modern architecture
251
Standards of Dharma
265
The beginnings of the Sinhalese printing press
283
Copyright

The crowned Buddha
166

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