Gandhāran Buddhism

Author: Pia Brancaccio (editor)
Subtitle: Archaeology, Art, Texts
No of Pages: 327
Edition: 1st
Year of Publication: 2006
File Size: 54 MB
Permission: Sourced from A Handful of Leaves Library (
Blurb: These essays describe the diffusion of cultural elements into and out of South Asia. Petroglyphs and inscriptions in the Indus, Gilgit, and Hunza valleys of northern Pakistan demonstrate routes that provided pathways for early Buddhist transmission directly between Gandhara and eastern Central Asia.
Notes: Index. 13 contributors.