November 2013
  260 pp.

  $80 individuals;
  $95 institutions
  Contact us at:
  BAI34@aol.com


Bulletin of the Asia Institute 23

Evo ṣuyadi:
Essays in Honor of Richard Salomon’s
65th Birthday

Edited by Carol Altman Bromberg, Timothy J. Lenz, and Jason Neelis

 

                 Foreword
                 Michael Shapiro, Richard Salomon: A Personal Tribute
                 Mark Allon, A Gāndhārī Version of the Story of the Merchants Tapussa and Bhallika
                 Stefan Baums, Inscribed Buddhist Tablets from Merv
                 Daniel Boucher, What Do We Mean by “Early” in the Study of the Early
                 Mahāyāna—and Should We Care?
                 Robert L. Brown, Telling the Story in Art of the Monkey’s Gift of Honey to the Buddha
                 Collett Cox, What’s in a Name? School Affiliation in an Early Buddhist Gāndhārī Manuscript
                 Harry Falk, Making Wine in Gandhara under Buddhist Monastic Supervision
                 Andrew Glass, Bha
                 Paul Harrison, Verses by Śāntideva in the Śikṣāmuccaya: A New English Translation
                 Jens-Uwe Hartmann, The Foolish Cat and the Clever Mouse: Another Parable from an
                 Unknown Story Collection
                 Stephanie W. Jamison, An Indo-Iranian Priestly Title Lurking in the Rig Veda?
                 Seishi Karashima, On Amitābha, Amitāyu(s), Sukhāvatī and the Amitābhavyūha
                 Klaus Karttunen, Gandhāra and the Greeks
                 Timothy Lenz, Ephemeral Dharma; Magical Hope
                 Abdur Rehman, A Note on the Etymology of Gandhāra
                 Juhung Rhi, The Garuḍa and the Nāgī/Nāga in the Headdresses of Gandhāran
                 Bodhisattvas: Locating Textual Parallels
                 Ludo Rocher and Rosane Rocher, Indian Epigraphy and the Asiatic Society:
                 The First Fifty Years
                 Gregory Schopen, Regional Languages and the Law in Some Early North Indian
                 Buddhist Monasteries and Convents
                 Martin Schwartz, Sārtha- and Other Caravan Words
                 Jonathan A. Silk, The Nature of the Verses of the Kāśyapaparivarta
                 Nicholas Sims-Williams, Some Bactrian Inscirptions on Silver Vessels
                 Peter Skilling, Prakrit Prajñāpāramitās: Northwest, South, and Center:
                 Gleanings from Avalokitavrata and Haribhadra
                 Ingo Strauch, Inscribed Objects from Greater Gandhāra
                 Michael Willis, Avalokiteśvara of the Six Syllables: Locating the Practice of the
                 “Great Vehicle” in the Landscape of Central India
                 Review of Gandharan Buddhist Reliquaries (Jason Neelis)