Lalitavistara Sutra


Lalitavistara Sutra is one of the nine vaipulya texts of Nepalese Buddhism. The Sanskrit version contains only 27 chapters narrating the scenes from the birth of the Buddha to his first turning of wheel. But this book has 66 chapters sourced from different Mahayana texts and has the complete birth story upto Mahaparinirvana.
Translated by : Nisthananda Vajracharya
Edited by : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya
Date of Publication : 1978 AD
No of Pages : 655+
Language : Nepal Bhasa
Publisher : YMBA Nepal

A Short History of Buddhism in Nepal


This book is a welcome addition to the published materials about the history of Buddhism in Nepal. The revisions and stuffs about the Gelugpa sect of Tibetan Buddhism are a definite improvement. Buddhism in Nepal represents a rich area of research. This book has been prepared in a condensed and revised form to fill the gap on the history of Buddhism in Nepal.
Author : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya
Date of Publication : 1986 AD
No of Pages : 72
Language : English
Publisher : YMBA Nepal



The Book contains the Nepal Bhasa translations of refuge vows, sevenfold prayer, Bodhisattva vows, three principal aspects of the path, thirty seven practices of Bodhisattvas and thought transformation in eight stanzas
Author : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya
Date of Publication : 1988 AD
No of Pages : 43
Language : Nepal Bhasa
Publisher : Nagarjuna Institute

Arya Amoghpasa Hrdaya Sutra


The book contains introduction of Arya Amoghpasa Heart Sutra, and text in Sanskrit and its English translation and a Newari synopsis of the text.
Edited by : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya
Date of Publication : 1992 AD
No of Pages : 31
Language : English
Publisher : Nagarjuna Institute

Arya Manjusri Namasangiti


English Introduction of Arya Manjusri Nama- sangiti, its Newari translation of the text, Glossary of Sanskrit and Newari terms.
Edited by : Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya
Date of Publication : 1993 AD
No of Pages : 132
Language : Nepal Bhasa
Publisher : Nagarjuna Institute

In memory of

Late Mr. Min Bahadur Shakya

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