Buddhist Literary Heritage in India

Text & Context
Samiksika Ser.No. 1

Edited By Ratna Basu
November 2007
National Mission for Manuscripts / Munshiram                                                                          
Distributed by Coronet Books Inc.
ISBN: 8190402978                                                                  
158 pages, Illustrated, 5 3/4 x 8 7/8"
$32.50 Hardcover


The National Mission for Manuscripts was established in Feb. 2003 by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Government of India. Its purpose is to locate, document, preserve and disseminate the knowledge content of Indian manuscripts. The Mission, through its nation-wide network and documentation efforts, is engaged in preserving and rendering accessible India's textual heritage, seeking to link the knowledge of the past with the future. The mission organizes seminars on various subjects related to Indian knowledge in different locations of India. The papers presented in the seminars are collected and brought out under the Samiksika Series.


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