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Title: Biographies of Shariputra and Maha-Maudgalyayana
Language of title: English
One Sentence Summary: Biographies of Shariputra and Maudgalyayana in Tibetan and English.

Description: These biographies of Shariputra and Maudgalyayana were compiled from Tibetan source material by Acharya Samten Gyatso Lepcha and translated into English by Thupten Tenzing. Both the Tibetan text and English translation are presented. The entire issue of Bulletin of Tibetology, 1997, number 3, was devoted to this work. (Ben Deitle 2006-01-16)

Translator: Thupten Tenzing
Publisher Place: Gangtok, Sikkim
Publisher: Namgyal Institute of Tibetology
Normalized publisher place: Gangtok, Sikkim
Publisher country: India
Publisher URL: http://www.tibetology.com/
Published Date: 1997-11-21
URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/bot/bot_1997_03_full.pdf
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tibetan Literature -- Historical Literature -- Biographies
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Tibet -- Bulletin of Tibetology -- 1997, no. 3 (Special Volume on Shariputra and Maudgalyayana)
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Sikkim -- Bulletin of Tibetology -- 1997, no. 3 (Special Volume on Shariputra and Maudgalyayana)
Cultural Coverage: India
Original Language: Tibetan
Language: English
Source URL: www.tibetology.com/asp/Publications.htm
Source: Bulletin of Tibetology
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 1997
Source Number: 3
Source Page Numbers: 1-38
Frequency of publication: Three times a year

Table of Contents: Forward / Tashi Tobden - - Preface / Sonam Gyatso Dokham - - pt. 1. Tibetan texts : le'u dang po/_'phags pa shA ri'i pu'i rnam thar mdor bsdus ni/ ; le'u gnyis pa/_mo'u 'gal gyi bu'i rnam thar mdor bsdus ni/ ; le'u gsum pa/_'phags pa shA ri'i bu dang 'phags pa mo'u 'gal gyi bu gnyis khyim nas khyim med par rab tu byung ba'i lo rgyus/ ; le'u bzhi pa/_'phags pa shA ri'i bu dang mo'u 'gal gyi bu gnyis mya ngan las 'das pa'i lo rgyus/ - - pt. 2. English Translation : A Short Biography of Shariputra ; A Concise Biography of Maudgalyayana ; The Renunciation of Household and Embracing Monkhood By Shariputra and Arya Maudgalyayana ; The Attainment of Nirvana by Arya Shariputra and Maha Maudgalyayana.

ISBN/ISSN: 5251516

Means of availability: Articles are available in PDF format online within the Tibetan & Himalayan Library's bibliographic database.

Compiler: Acharya Samten Gyatso Lepcha
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Date Of Record Creation: 2005-12-21 17:55:42
Date Record Checked: 2006-01-16
Date Last Modified: 2006-01-17 13:15:17
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