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Pictures of Buddhist Ceylon and other papers

by F. L. Woodward

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Published by Asian Educational Services in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesCeylon
StatementF.L. Woodward.
ContributionsAsian Educational Services.
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL156978M
ISBN 108120613872
LC Control Number99932491
OCLC/WorldCa41143354

Theravada Buddhism is the largest and state religion of Sri Lanka practiced by % of Sri Lanka's population as of Practitioners of Buddhism can be found amongst the Sinhalese population as well as the Tamil population. Buddhism has been given the foremost place under Article 9 of the Constitution which can be traced back to an attempt to bring the status of Buddhism back to the Central: 1,, A RECORD OF BUDDHISTIC KINGDOMS Being an Account by the Chinese Monk Fa-Hsien of his Travels in India and Ceylon (A.D. ) in Search of the Buddhist Books of Discipline Translated and annotated with a Corean recension of the Chinese text BY JAMES LEGGE.

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The subjects of Chinese and Japanese pictures may be Buddhist, the plan and ornaments of their temples Indian, yet judged as works of art the pictures and temples are indigenous.

But for all that one has only to compare the China of the Hans with the China of the T'angs to see how great was the change wrought by India. Some Buddhist visitors, bhikkus and lay men and women from Holland, china, Japan, Burma, Ceylon, Siam, Singapore, Chittagong, Benares, Calcutta, Bodh Gaya and other places have called and stayed here on different occasions”.

The Bodhi-Puja. The veneration of the Bodhi-tree (pipal tree: ficus religiosa) has been a popular and a widespread ritual in Sri Lanka from the time a sapling of the original Bodhi-tree at Buddhagaya (under which the Buddha attained Enlightenment) was brought from India by the Theri Sanghamitta and planted at Anuradhapura during the reign of King Devanampiya Tissa in the third century B.C.

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