Lalitavistara Sutra

Lalitavistara Sutra is one of the nine vaipulya texts of Nepalese Buddhism. The Sanskrit version contains only 27 chapters narrating the scenes from the birth of the Buddha to his first turning of wheel. But this book has 66 chapters sourced from different Mahayana texts and has the complete birth story upto Mahaparinirvana. Translated by […]

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A Short History of Buddhism in Nepal

This book is a welcome addition to the published materials about the history of Buddhism in Nepal. The revisions and stuffs about the Gelugpa sect of Tibetan Buddhism are a definite improvement. Buddhism in Nepal represents a rich area of research. This book has been prepared in a condensed and revised form to fill the […]

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Trisaranagamana

The Book contains the Nepal Bhasa translations of refuge vows, sevenfold prayer, Bodhisattva vows, three principal aspects of the path, thirty seven practices of Bodhisattvas and thought transformation in eight stanzas Author : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya Date of Publication : 1988 AD No of Pages : 43 Language : Nepal Bhasa Publisher : Nagarjuna […]

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Arya Amoghpasa Hrdaya Sutra

The book contains introduction of Arya Amoghpasa Heart Sutra, and text in Sanskrit and its English translation and a Newari synopsis of the text. Edited by : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya Date of Publication : 1992 AD No of Pages : 31 Language : English Publisher : Nagarjuna Institute

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Arya Manjusri Namasangiti

English Introduction of Arya Manjusri Nama- sangiti, its Newari translation of the text, Glossary of Sanskrit and Newari terms. Edited by : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya Date of Publication : 1993 AD No of Pages : 132 Language : Nepal Bhasa Publisher : Nagarjuna Institute

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In memory of

Late Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya

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