Mahavamsa: Great Chronicle of Ceylon

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Asian Educational Services, 1912 - Buddhism - 300 pages
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This Book Brings The Great Historical Chronicle Of Sri Lanka In A English Translation For The First Time.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER PACK INTRODUCTION
ix
Abbreviations Ixiv
lxiv
The Visit of the Tathagata
1
The Race of Mahasammata
10
The First Council
14
The Second Council
19
The Third Council
26
The Coming of Vijaya
51
The Receiving of the Great Bodhitree
122
The Coming of the Bodhitree
128
The Nibbana of the Thera
136
The Five Kings
142
The Birth of Prince Gamani
146
The Levying of the Warriors
155
The War of the Two Brothers
164
The Victory of Dutthagaraani
170

The Consecrating of Vijaya
55
The Consecrating of Panduvasudeva
62
The Consecrating of Abhaya
65
The Consecrating of Pandukabhaya
68
The Consecrating of Devanampiyatissa
77
The Converting of Different Countries
82
The Coming of Mahinda
88
The Entry into the Capital
91
The Acceptance of the Mahavihara
97
The Acceptance of the Cetiyapabbatavihara
114
The Arrival of the Relics
116
The Consecrating of the Maricavattivihara 17J XXVII The Consecrating of the Lohapasada
182
CHAPTER PAGE
187
The Ten Kings
228
The Eleven Kings
238
The Twelve Kings
246
The Thirteen Kings
256
King Mahasena
267
A The Dynasty of Mahasammata
273
Campaigns of Pandukabhaya and Dutthagamani
288
INDEXES
298
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