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Lalmai, a cultural center of early Bengal

Barrie M. Morrison

Lalmai, a cultural center of early Bengal

an archaeological report and historical analysis

by Barrie M. Morrison

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lālmai Hills, Bangladesh,
  • Bangladesh,
  • Lālmai Hills.
    • Subjects:
    • Monasteries, Buddhist -- Bangladesh -- Lālmai Hills,
    • Lālmai Hills, Bangladesh -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Barrie M. Morrison.
      SeriesPublications on Asia of the Institute for Comparative and Foreign Area Studies, no. 24
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS396.8.L34 M67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 190 p.
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5049028M
      ISBN 10029595342X
      LC Control Number74009892

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Finally, it gives us some insights into the early history of Samataṭa, a subregion of Bengal on its eastern fringe, as it includes a copy of the grant of an earlier king named Nāthacandra.

In this article, I will present an edition of the inscription and discuss some historical aspects revealed by it in connection with other by: 2. Barrie M. Morrison, Lalmai, a Cultural Center of Early Bengal: An Archaeological Report and Historical Analysis (Seattle: University of Washington Press, ), For a discussion of Buddhist civilization in ancient Samatata, see Puspa Niyogi, “Buddhism in the Mainamati-Lalmai Region (with Reference to the Land Grants of S.

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XXVII,pp. – Cited by: 2. Besides throwing light on architecture and Buddhist religion in early medieval Bengal, the paharpur excavations were extremely significant from the Stand point of the history for sculptural, 63 of which are fixed on the basement wall of the temple, offer a unique opportunity to make a detailed study of them from the religious.

Morrison, Barrie M. Lalmai, a Cultural Center of Early Bengal: An Archaeological Report and Historical Analysis. Seattle: University of Washington Press, ——————.

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Lakhibazar Road, Karimganj –Assam. Email: [email protected] Dated 28 th October, Bengalis of Hindu sect are the oldest inhabitant of Assam and North East: Background 1.

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Heavy rainfall is characteristic of Bangladesh causing it to flood every year. About eight km. to the west of Comilla town, which is situated km southeast of Dhaka, lays a range of low hills known as Mainamati-Lalmai ridge, an extensive centre of Buddhist culture.

On the slopes of these hills lie scattered a treasure of information about the early Buddhist cMlization (7thth Century A.D.). Comilla Cantonment is located nearby and houses a beautiful colonial era ati is named for the Candra queen of the same name, mother of the centre piece of the Buddhist sites at Mainamati is the Shalban vihara, almost in the middle of the Mainamati-Lalmai hill range consists of cells, built around a spacious.

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As many as fifty spots have been marked of which some have been dug out from under the soil of a range of low hills known as Mainamati-Lalmai Ridge.It challenges the earlier notions of early urban civilization in Bengal.

Well planned, ancient emporium (a commercial city) “Sounagora” mentioned by Greek geographer, astronomer, mathematician Ptolemy in his book Geographia.

The other emporia mentioned in Ptolemy’s work include Arikamedu of India, Mantai of Sri Lanka, Kion Thom of Thailand.