We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using Harrassowitz-Verlag.de you accept our cookies. Please find further Informations in our Privacy Policy Statement
The Uighur Abhidharmakośabhāṣya
preserved at the Museum of Ethnography in Stockholm
editor(s): Shogaito, Masahiro
volume: 99
pages/dimensions: 338 pages - 32 plates - 24 × 17 cm
binding: Paperback
weight: 660
publishing date: 1. Auflage 12.2014
prices: 68,00 Eur[D] / 70,00 Eur[A] / 89,00 CHF
ISBN: 978-3-447-10204-9
Printed Version
68,00 Eur
E-Book (pdf)
68,00 Eur
Please note: With adding E-Book Products to your cart
the payment will be handled via PayPal.
The download will be provided after the payment is confirmed.

The Abhidharmakośabhāṣya, preserved at the Ethnographic Museum in Stockholm, is the second longest Abhidharma text in Uighur. The important Buddhist text was written in Sanskrit by Vasubandhu and translated into Chinese by Zhēn Dì (499-569 AD) and Xuán Zàng (602-664 AD). Later during the Yuan Dynasty the text was translated from Chinese to Uighur on the basis of Xuán Zàng’s version of the original Sanskrit text.
Masahiro Shōgaito examines the Uighur version of the Abhidharmakośabhāṣya and provides the Uighur text in transcription and the English translation with the corresponding Chinese text on opposite pages. The volume contains additional commentaries, a glossary and the original manuscripts as facsimiles.

The Book is unavailable at the moment, new edition is in preparation.
Der Band ist momentan nicht verfügbar, Neuauflage ist in Vorbereitung.