Early Buddhist Transmission And Trade Networks

Pub Date : 2010-11-19 | Author : Jason Neelis | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004181595
ISBN 13 : 9004181598

This book examines catalysts for Buddhist formation in ancient South Asia and expansion throughout and beyond the northwestern Indian subcontinent to Central Asia by investigating ..

The Red Sea From Byzantium To The Caliphate

Pub Date : 2012-01-10 | Author : Timothy Power | Publisher : I.B.Tauris

ISBN 10 : 9781617973505
ISBN 13 : 1617973505

This book examines the historic process traditionally referred to as the fall of Rome and rise of Islam from the perspective of the Red Sea, a strategic waterway linking the Medite..

Studying Hinduism

Pub Date : 2009-01-19 | Author : Sushil Mittal | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134418299
ISBN 13 : 1134418299

This book is an indispensable resource for students and researchers wishing to develop a deeper understanding of one of the world's oldest and most multifaceted religious tradition..