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Title: Chronicle of the King Asoka as Depicted in the History of Buddhism in India
Language of title: English
Title in other language: Rgyal po a shoka'i lo rgyus mdor bsdus pa
Other language: Tibetan
One Sentence Summary: Accounts of King Aśoka compiled from Tibetan source material.

Description: These accounts of King Aśoka were compiled from Tibetan source material by Acharya Samten Gyatso Lepcha, with English versions by Thupten Tenzing. Both the Tibetan and English are presented. The entire issue of Bulletin of Tibetology, 1999, no. 1, 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: 1999-02-17
URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/bot/bot_1999_01_full.pdf
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tibetan Literature -- Historical Literature -- Biographies
Tibetan and Himalayan -- History -- Religious History
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Tibet -- Bulletin of Tibetology -- 1999, no. 1 (Ashoka Volume)
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Sikkim -- Bulletin of Tibetology -- 1999, no. 1 (Ashoka Volume)
Cultural Coverage: India
Language: English
Source URL: www.tibetology.com/asp/Publications.htm
Source: Bulletin of Tibetology
Source Editor: Acharya Samten Gyatso Lepcha
Rigzin Ngodup
Thupten Tenzing
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 1999
Source Number: 1
Source Page Numbers: 1-33
Frequency of publication: Three times a year

Table of Contents: Cover, contents, and preface - - rgyal po a shoka'i lo rgyus mdor bsdus pa [Tibetan Version] - - Chronicle of the King Asoka [English Version].

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
Format: Online resource
Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Media type: Text
Resource Type: Article
Digital Encoding: pdf
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Date Of Record Creation: 2005-12-21 17:56:17
Date Record Checked: 2006-01-17
Date Last Modified: 2006-01-17 14:32:28
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