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Product ID: 812081567X
Book Name: Dictionary of Tibetan Materia Medica
Author Name: Pasang Yonten Arya
Price: USD 40
Description:

Dictionary of Tibetan Materia Medica is the first dictionary of its kind. All the entries are arranged in Tibetan alphabetical order which will enable the readers to find the names of medicinal ingredients easily. Inclusion in the main entry, of different names of medicinal ingredients such as names derived from foreign languages, synonym, secret and poetical names will prove extremely useful for identification. Description of every medicinal ingredient and information on their tastes, powers and uses are also given according…

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Product ID: 8120833341
Book Name: Dictionary of Buddhism
Author Name: Soka Gakkai
Price: USD 30
Description:

Anyone reading English translations of Buddhist texts will encounter a host of names, terms, and phrases whose meanings are not clear even though they appear in English. Buddhism is famous for its

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Product ID: 8121507154
Book Name: A practical Sanskrit dictionary with transliteration, accentuation, and etymological analysis throug
Author Name: Macdonell, AA
Price: USD 12.95
Description:

Pub. Year: 2003 Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers, New Delhi

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Product ID: 8124601593
Book Name: Students English=Tibetan Colloquial Dictionary
Author Name: Bell, C.A.
Price: USD 15
Description:

The Dictionary is a practical handbook that attempts to provide a quick yet thorough understanding of the colloquial Tibetan language. A special feature of the Dictionary containing more than eleven thousand words including honorific words, is that the Tibetan words are presented in romanised form for pronunciation by those who do not understand Tibetan. An introductory chapter details the structure and system of pronunciation of Tibetan letters and words. It combines an easy approach with incorporation of features like two…

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Product ID: 8177420402
Book Name: Tibetan-Sanskrit dictionary (compact edition and resetting of 1982 edition)
Author Name: Lokesh Chandra
Price: USD 45
Description:

The present Tibetan-Sanskrit Dictionary has several thousand words, compounds, and phrases. Terms of technical subjects like astronomy, medicine, iconography, metrics, prosody and philosophy have also been included. Every Tibetan entry is followed by its Sanskrit equivalent. The Sanskrit equivalents have also been given in alphabetic sequence. It was published in 12 volumes in 1961 which is now reproduced in a compact edition.

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Product ID: 8185689113
Book Name: Tibetan-Sanskrit dictionary (supplementary volumes), 7 vols
Author Name: Lokesh Chandra
Price: USD 100
Description:

Present work is such a pass-key which open some doors to be huge halls of Tibetan literature. In this work, the available materials have for the first time been collected and placed before the shcolars much more comprehensively.

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Product ID: 85102-02-6
Book Name: Learn to Speak Tibetan and Hindi
Author Name: Lobsang Thonden, Prof. P.N. Sharma and Sangye T. Naga
Price: USD 3.95
Description:

This book aims to help Hindi and Tibetan speakers acquire conversational proficiency in each others language. To this end, the written and phonetic forms of words are provided for both languages. The addition of an English translation provides the opportunity for others to gain access to these languages. The topics covered are relevant to everybody life, grouped into lesson containing useful phrases and sentences.

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Product ID: 85102-46-5
Book Name: English-Tibetan Dictionary of Modern Tibetan
Author Name: Melvyn C. Goldstein
Price: USD 10
Description:

The first scholarly dictionary of its kind by the worlds leading lexicographer of modern Tibetan. It is a must for everyone who needs to write or speak modern Tibetan. It has 16,000 main entries and 29,000 sub-entries ranging from the technical and scholarly to the idiomatic and colloquial.

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Product ID: 85102-88-0
Book Name: Tibetan English Dictionary of Buddhist Terminology
Author Name: Tsepak Rigzin
Price: USD 10
Description:

This is the first such dictionary in English and is based on the The Great Volume of Precise Understanding(Mahavyutpatti)-the first Sanskrit dictionary commissioned by King Tri Ralpachen in the 9th century, supplemented from the works of various Tibetan lamas. The work contains 4,000 main entries and over 6,000 sub-entries providing Sanskrit equivalents where possible.

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Product ID: 9781559393133
Book Name: HOW TO READ CLASSICAL TIBETAN Volume 2: Buddhist Tenets
Author Name: Craig Preston
Price: USD 45
Description:

With easy-to-understand diagrams, Preston shows how to find your way through Tibetan sentences. It is like having a personal tutor at your fingertips, allowing you to proceed at your own pace through a wealth of material. As you work your way through an actual Tibetan text, Preston offers guidance at every turn. He explains the meaning of new words as they arise. He also offers a complete glossary of all the words at the end of the book. As you…

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Product ID: 9788120805217
Book Name: Astadhyayi of Panini
Author Name: Sumitra M. Katre
Price: USD 35
Description:

Panini`s grammar of sanskrit written in the sixth century B.C., is the earlist linguistic description of the language and is the source and inspiration for the development of comparative philosophy and modern linguistics. The Astadhyayi remains the most correct and complete grammer ever written and is considered a model for all grammars. Simotra M. Katre`s expert translation fo the Astadhyayi is the first English translation of the work to use Roman transliteration for the sanskrit text. Not only scholars of…

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Product ID: 9788120816657
Book Name: A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages (4 Vols.)
Author Name: by R. L. Turner
Price: USD 160
Description:

Indo-Aryan is the term applied to that branch of the Indo-European languages which was brought into India by the Aryans and of which the oldest recorded form is to be found in the hymns of the Rgveda. From this there developed on the one hand a literary medium, called sanskrit which has been the vehicle down almost to the present day of a vast literature and on the other hand a great range of spoken forms which used by hundreds…

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Product ID: 9788121504720
Book Name: Pali-English dictionary
Author Name: T.W. Rhys Davids et al
Price: USD 19.95
Description:

Pub. Year: 2008 Motilal Banarsidass Publishers, Delhi

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Product ID: 9788121511384
Book Name: The new Tibetan-English dictionary of modern Tibetan
Author Name: Melvyn C. Goldstein et al
Price: USD 35
Description:

Publish. Year: 2008 Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers, New Delhi

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Product ID: 9788177420708
Book Name: Sanskrit-Tibetan dictionary being the reverse of the 19 volumes of the Tibetan-Sanskrit dictionary
Author Name: Lokesh Chandra
Price: USD 53.95
Description:

The Sanskrit-Tibetan Dictionary is the first lexicographical work to provide the Tibetan equivalents or correspondences of Buddhist Sanskrit words, technical terms, and phrases. It is the reverse of the 19 volumes of the Tibetan-Sanskrit Dictionary. It has 70,000 vocabulary entries in densely printed 800 three-column pages. It includes words and compounds from sutras (like the Kasyapa-parivasta, Samadhiraja, Suvarna-prabhasa, Lankavatara), from Avatamsaka texts (like the Dasa-bhumika, Bhadracari, Bhadrakalpika), from the Prajnaparamita treatise (like Abhisamay-alankara, Ratna-guna-sancaya-gatha), from Vinaya discipline (Pravrajiya, Kathina-vastu), from…

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Book Name: Fun Learning A Guide for Creche Teachers
Author Name: Philippa Russell
Price: USD 4.95
Description:

This manual was devised to assist teachers working in creches with children of pre-school age. It suggests activities and provides information on creche work, designed to be useful in supporting. and supplementing teachers own ideas. The material is the result of several years combined research based on experiences in a Tibetan creche in Dharamsala. Each activity has been tried out to ensure that it functions practically, has a valid educational purpose and that the children enjoy it. The mqnual is…

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Product ID: xxx
Book Name: Tibetan-Sanskrit dictionary, 16 vols.(1993-2005),
Author Name: J.S. Negi
Price: USD 150
Description:

Publish year 2005 Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies/25#b, Sarnath

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Product ID: xxx
Book Name: FLUENT TIBETAN: A Proficiency-Oriented Learning System. Novice and Intermediate Levels
Author Name: William A. Magee and Elizabeth S. Napper, Jeffrey Hopkins,
Price: USD 240
Description:

The most systematic and extensive course system available in spoken Tibetan language, Fluent Tibetan was developed by language experts working in conjunction with indigenous speakers at the University of Virginia. Based upon courses for diplomats needing to learn a language quickly, the method acquaints students with the sounds and patterns of Tibetan speech, through repetitive interactive drills, enabling the quick mastery of increasingly complex structures, and thereby promoting rapid progress in speaking the language. Fluent Tibetan is the best course…

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Product ID: xxx
Book Name: TIBETAN-ENGLISH DICTIONARY OF TIBETAN MEDICINE AND ASTROLOGY Revised and enlarged edition
Author Name: Dr. Tsering Thakchoe Drungtso and Tsering Dolma Drungtso
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

In this all-in-one dictionary, over 9,000 terms relating to Tibetan medicine and astrology are clearly defined and come with transliteration and phonetics. An essential reference work.

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Product ID: xxx
Book Name: TIBETAN-CHINESE DICTIONARY: Two-Volume Set
Author Name:
Price: USD 50
Description:

This two-volume set translates Tibetan words and phrases into Chinese. Also includes 16 pages with more than 100 photos and illustrations of important cultural and religious locations, ritual items, traditional jewelry and dress, tools, and more. Contains no English text; in Tibetan and Chinese only.

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