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By Hirakawa Akira, Paul Groner

This accomplished and designated survey of the 1st six centuries of Indian Buddhism sums up the result of a life of learn and mirrored image by means of one in all Japan's most famous students of Buddhism. hoping on Pali and Sanskrit assets and on inscriptions from archaeological websites and chinese language translations of Indian texts, Hirakawa balances his evaluation of early Buddhist doctrinal improvement with vast dialogue of old history and the evolution of Buddhist associations. The inclusion of eastern and Western language bibliographies including an intensive bibliographic essay by way of the translator should still make this quantity in particular necessary as an advent to a wide corpus of eastern scholarship on Buddhism that is nonetheless now not widely recognized within the West.

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Read the following telegram dated the 31st January 1921 from Syt. C. Rajagopalachariar :— "Regret unable to attend meeting. Selected full time public workers for Tamil, Kerala part Karnatak about hundred, of whom about forty lawyers suspending practice. Pending collection Tilak Fund sanction drawing Rs. 5,600 per month. Students' movement progressing rapidly though newspapers do not show up news. Must carry on against parental opposition, least two months. Must draw three thousand per month for this.

37. Rs. 18,00,000 if possible, and in any case, at least Rs, 10,00,000 for Gujarat (xxii). 38. Rs. 40,000 to be immediately remitted to Sjt. C. " V. Grants voted by the Working Committee at its meeting held in Bombay on the 22nd and 28rd November 1921 :— "39. Rs. 10,000 to the Jat Angio Sanskrit High School, Rohtak, Punjab (iii). 40, Rs. 25,000 to the Bijapur District Congress Committee for famine relief and Swadeshi work (iii). 41. " II. Grants Voted in 1922. 1. Grants voted by the Working Committee at its meeting held in Bombay on 17th January 1922 :— "42.

Gandhi, Pandit Motilal Nehru and Seth Jamnalal Bajaj The following grants were voted by the Grants Sub-Committee in the course of several meetings :— "6. A sum of Rs. I lakh be voted as a grant for Swadeshi work in Bihar and a loan of Rs. 4 lakhs recommended for the same purpose (i). 7. A loan of Rs. 35,000 to the C. P. (Hindustani) Provincial Congress Committee for Swadeshi (ii). 8. Rs. P. (iii). 9. Rs. 25,000 to the Punjab Provincial Congress Committee for famine relief, and the Jagraon School (iv).

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