Chandra B Varma

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  BOOKS AUTHORED BY CHANDRA B VARMA 

(click to see the reviews)

1. Dictionary of Abhidhammic Terms (with Foreword by George Cardona)

    Chandra B.Varma;  ISBN: 81-7717-002-3


 2. A  Concise Encyclopedia of Early Buddhist Philosophy

     by Chandra B. Varma  ISBN: 81-85133-59-X

3. Abhidhammatthasangaha-Sarupa  by Chandra B. Varma (ISBN: 81-7717-002-3) 

    (See Review of Abhidhammatthasangaha Sarupa, Indian Litrature, Sahitya Akademi)

       Click to read Sahitya Akademi's Review

4.Buddhist Phenomenology: A Theravadin Perspective

    by Chandra B.Varma ISBN: 81-85133-77-8

5-6.Methodology for Editing and Translating a Source Material History  of  Science

     (2 Vols) by Chandra B. Varma ISBN: 81-86339-35-3 (Set)

7.Manual of Buddhism by Chandra B. Varma.

    ISBN: 9789380852072 (HB)/ ISBN: 9789380852089(PB);

 

8.A Handbook of Buddhist Languages by Chandra B. Varma.

    ISBN: 9789380852034 (HB)/ ISBN: 9789380852041(PB);

 

9.Compendium of Buddhist Literature by Chandra B. Varma.

      ISBN: 9789380852058 (HB)/ ISBN: 9789380852065(PB)

 

10.Buddhist Analysis of Mind by Chandra B. Varma. Sineru International.                   

       Delhi-  NCR: 2017 (pp.viii+192); ISBN:   978-81-934658-1-3.

 

11.Facets of Buddhism by Chandra B. Varma.  Sineru International. Delhi-NCR: 

     2017 (pp.xvi+464); ISBN 978-81-934658-0-6.

 

12.A Handbook of Buddhist Pedagogy by Chandra B. Varma. Sineru International.
      Delhi-NCR: 2017 (pp.x+256); ISBN: 978-81-934658-6-8.

13.Summary of Compendium of Philosophy by Chandra B. Varma. Sineru International.      Delhi-NCR: 2017 (pp.x+256); ISBN: 978-81-934658-6-8
 

 Edited Books 

 

14.Roses from the Desert of My Heart by Charles J. White.

      Foreword by  Henry  Taylor Edited by Indira Goswami and Chandra B Varma

      ISBN: 81-7717-002-3.   

 15.Religion and World Peace  edited by Chandra B Varma. ISBN: 978-81-7854-268-3.
 16.Essays on Foundations of Buddhism edited by Chandra B.Varma. Sineru

       International. Delhi-NCR:  2017. ISBN:  978-81-934658-4-4.   

PUBLISHED ARTICLES OF CHANDRA B VARMA

(in prints)

  1. Philosophy and Psychology in Theravada. Life, Thought and Cultures in India 600 B.C. - 300 A.D. (Edited by G.C.Pande). Centre for Studies in Civilisations/Project on History of Science, Philosophy and Culture. New Delhi:2002. Vol.1 Part 2 ch. 26 pp.740- 812.

  2. Prakrit Bloom.  Indian  Literature. Sahitya  Akademi.  Jan-Feb 2002:  New Delhi. Vol.207 pp.139-149. (click the title to read online)

  3. Siva-Tandava Stotram (Ravana composed Hymn to the Berserk Dance of Siva). (Textual editing and translation by Chandra B Varma). Myths, Legends and Lores. B.R. Publishing Corporation. (Edited  by Indira Goswami). Delhi: 2008   pp. 23-27. (click the title to read online)

  4.  Korean Monk Hye Cho and His Account of India. International Journal of Buddhist Studies Vol.5 (1-2). (Edited by A.K.Narain). Wisconsin/Varanasi : 1990 Vol.2 (10) pp.120-23. 

  5. An Approach to the Translation of the Pali Text. Gustav Roth Felicitation Volume. Indian Book Centre Delhi: 1992 pp. 373-84. (Edited by Hari Shankar Prasad)

  6. Cognitive Process and Consciousness in Buddhist Philosophy. International Journal of Communication Vol.5 (1-2).(Edited by R.C.Sharma) Bahari Publications. New Delhi:1995 pp.75-84. (Reappeared in Indian Theory of Knowledge and Language edited by R.C.Sharma. Bahari Publications. New Delhi:1995 pp.75-84.)

  7.  Aryan, Swastika and World Family. Woroni. No.24. Australian National University.  Canberra 1990 p.1.

  8. Harmony of Rationality and Tradition. News Letter for the Bombay Congress on Traditional Sciences and Technologies of India. NISTADS, CSIR:1993 No.2 p.3.

  9. On Vivification of Buddhist Concepts. Bodhisiri: a Fetschrift to Annapareddy V Reddy. (Edited by P. Chenna Reddy & Sivanagi Reddy). Research India Press. New Delhi: 2014. ISBN: 978-81-89131-75-3. 

  10. Splendour of Pali in Cambodia. India Digest No.28. Embassy of India. Phnom Penh. Cambodia Sep 2012 pp.30-33.

  11. Khmer Translation of Story of Kacchap Jataka. India Digest No.27. Embassy of India. Phnom Penh. Cambodia  June 2012 pp.32-33.Abhidhamma Pitaka. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 pp.10-13 

  12. Second Tradition: The Jataka Tales. Indian Literature. Sahitya Akademi New Delhi: May- June 2000 pp. 165-78.‎ 

  13. Virtue of Patience : ‎Second Tradition: ‎The Jataka Tales. Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND Vol.2 No.197 ‎p.166‎

  14. Hare on the Moon : ‎Second Tradition: ‎The Jataka Tales.Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND Vol.2 No.197 ‎p.167‎

  15. Story of the Golden ‎Swan :Second ‎Tradition: The ‎Jataka Tale. Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 p.168.

  16. The Legend of ‎Krishna in Buddhist ‎Literature:Second ‎Tradition: The ‎Jataka Tales   Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 pp.169-‎‎72‎

  17. The Foolish Jackal : ‎Second Tradition: ‎The Jataka Tales.Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 pp172-3‎

  18. Story of a Drummer: ‎Second Tradition: ‎The Jataka Tales. Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 p.173‎

  19. Worthless: Second ‎Tradition: The ‎Jataka Tales. Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 p.174‎

  20. The Great Gambler: ‎Second Tradition: ‎The Jataka Tales. Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 p.175‎

  21. Little Bowman: ‎Second Tradition: ‎The Jataka Tales. Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 pp.176-‎‎78‎

  22. The Professional ‎Valuation: Second ‎Tradition: The ‎Jataka Tales. Indian Literature, ‎Sahitya Akademi ‎ND ISSN: 0019-‎‎5804 Vol.2 ‎No.197 p.178.

Published book reviews by Chandra B  Varma

Printed Review Articles

  1. Review of ‘Rationality and Mind by F.J.Hoffman’. South Asia. New England University Armidale: 1987 Vol.10 pp.85-6. (Reprinted by Routledge)

  2. Review of ‘Women, Branch Stories and Religious Rhetoric by Paula Richman’. (Syracuse University NY:1988) South Asia. New England University Armidale: 1989 Vol.12 (1) pp.120-23). (Reprinted by Routledge)

  3. Review of ‘Les Sources et Le Temps edited by Francois Grimal’, Institute Francais De Pondichery Ecole Francaise D’ Extreme, Orient Publications Du Department D’ Indologie, Pondichery MLBD Newsletter, New Delhi November 2003, Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. P.7.

  4. Review of ‘Happenigs by Ashvin Mehta’. Hindustan Inks Ltd. Vapi: 2003. MLBD Newsletter, Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. New Delhi: November 2003. P.7.

  5. Review of ‘The Wonder that is Sanskrit by Sampadanand Mishra and Vijay’. Sir Aurobindo Society Pondichery: 2002. MLBD Newsletter. Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. New Delhi: January 2004. P.7.

  6. Review of ‘Outlines of The Philosophy of Sri Madhwacharya’ by B.A. Krishna Swamy Rao. Swetadweep Publications, Bangalore: 2003. MLBD Newsletter. Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications New Delhi January 2004. P.7.

  7. Review of ‘A History of Kashmir Pandits by Justice Jia Lal Kilam. Utpal Publications.Delhi:2003. MLBD Newsletter. Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. New Delhi: January 2004. P.7.

  8. Review of ‘Reflections on Creative Writing by W.K. Lele’. (Mansanman Prakashan. Pune: 2003). MLBD Newsletter, Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. New Delhi: October 2004. P.7.

  9. Review of ‘Splendor of Tibet: The Potala Palace edited by Phuntsok Namgyal’. (Home & Sekey Books. New Jersey: 2002). MLBD Newsletter. Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. New Delhi: October 2004. P.7.

  10. Review of ‘Jai Shankar Prasad’s Kamayani Translated by Prabhu Datta Sharma’. (Research Publication Jaipur: 2004). MLBD Newsletter. Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. New Delhi: February 2004. P.7.

  11. Review of ‘Hindu Mythology by Trr. Iyenger. (Intellectual Book Center. New Delhi: 2004.) MLBD Newsletter. Motilal Banarsidass Indological Publications. New Delhi: February 2004.P.7

Encyclopedic Articles:

Published by Sahitya Akademi

Government of India, New Delhi

  1. Abhidhamma-pannarasatthana. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 pp. 13-14. 

  2. Abhidhammattha Katha. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.14. 

  3. Abhidhammattha Mula Tika.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.14.  

  4. Abhidhammattha Vibhavani Tika (Abhidhammattha Vibhanava Tika).  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p. 14.

  5.  Abhidhammattha Vikasini Tika.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p. 14.

  6.  Abhidhammatthasangaha. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p. 14-15. 

  7. Abhidhammavatara.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.15. 

  8. Abhidhanappadipika.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.15.  

  9. Aggapandita.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.142. 

  10. Akkhara Kosa.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.175. 

  11. Akkhara Mala.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p. 175. 

  12. Akkhara Visodhini.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p. 175.

  13.  Anagatavamsa.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi.

  14.  Angulimala Pitaka. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.262 

  15. Anguttara Nikaya.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p. 263-4. 

  16. Anguttara Tika.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p. 264.

  17.  Anguttaranava Tika.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.264.  

  18. Ankura Tika.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.310

  19.  Anuruddhacariya.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.310. 

  20. Apadana.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.313.

  21.  Atthasalini.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.p.408-9. 

  22. Balavatara. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.508. 

  23. Bodhisatta Vyakarana School.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.791. 

  24. Buddhadatta. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.840-41.

  25.  Buddhaghosa.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.841-42.

  26.  Buddhalankara.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.842-43. 

  27. Buddhavamsa. Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.843.

  28.  Buddhavamsa Atthakatha.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.843. 

  29. Cariya Pitaka.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.916. 

  30. Chandosarattha Vikasini.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. ‎Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 p.863.‎

  31. Concept of the Bodhisatta (Pali literature).  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 pp.1091-93.‎

  32. Concept of the Buddha (Pali literature). Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 pp.1093-94.‎

  33. Culla Vagga.  Revised Encyclopedia of Indian Literature Vol.1. Sahitya ‎Akademi. New Delhi: 2009 pp.1171-72.

Release of the book FACETS  OF BUDDHISM by Dr Kiran Bedi, Lt. Governor of Puducherry

AUTHOR'S  PUBLICATIONS ON

INDIRA GANDHI NATIONAL CENTRE FOR THE ARTS (IGNCA) WEB-SITE

by Dr C.B.Varma for IGNCA

103 STORIES : click here to read

online on Government of India site

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on Government of India site

http://www.ignca.nic.in/coilnet/jatak.htm

  ARTICLES ON WEB 

  1. Ravana's Siva Tandava Stotra: edited and translated by C.B. Varma 

  2. Jaina Philosophy of Nonviolence and Non-Absolutism: Theme Paper: written by C.B.Varma for the proposed seminar to be organised by Department of Philosophy, University of Hyderabad tentatively scheduled for February 21-22, 2008.

  3.  Twenty-first century belongs to Asia. From the ‎Desk of the Editor.‎ Asian Renaissance: A Global Journal of Asian Cultures Vol.1.1 ; pp.1-4  ‎(ISSN 2456-9534) ‎

  4. Urgency for the Reviving the ‎Tradition of ‎Manuscriptological ‎Studies.  ‎ Asian Renaissance: A Global Journal of Asian Cultures Vol.1.1 ; pp.37-54  ‎(ISSN 2456-9534)

  5. What Went Wrong with ‎our Education System -1.‎ From the ‎Desk of the Editor. ‎ Asian Renaissance: A Global Journal of Asian Cultures Vol.1.2 ; pp.1-28  ‎(ISSN 2456-9534)

  6. Buddhist Ethics in Pali Canons. Asian Renaissance: ‎A Global Journal of Asian Cultures Vol.1.3; pp.37-54 ‎(ISSN 2456-9534)

  7.  What Went Wrong with ‎our Education System-2.‎ From the ‎Desk of the Editor. Asian ‎Renaissance: A Global Journal of Asian Cultures Vol.1.3; pp.1-31  ‎(ISSN 2456-9534) ‎

  8.  What Went Wrong with ‎our Education System-3.‎ From the ‎Desk of the Editor. ‎ Asian ‎Renaissance: A Global Journal of Asian Cultures Vol.2.1; pp.1-20  ‎(ISSN 2456-9534)

  9. Good Governance‎: The Buddhist Perspective. ‎ Asian ‎Renaissance: A Global Journal of Asian Cultures Vol.2.1; pp.53-74 ‎(ISSN 2456-9534)

Publications in Hindi

हिन्दी पुस्तकें :

  1. इन्दु बाला वर्मा प्रणीत 'बेड़ी बन गयी मुक्ति का हार: जयप्रकाश के जीवन के अनछुए पल'. (सम्पादित चंद्र भूषण वर्मा) सिनेरु इंटरनेशनल पब्लिकेशन्स दिल्ली-एनसीआर : २०१७ ISBN: 978-81-936069-0-2

  2. इन्दु बाला वर्मा प्रणीत 'वसुन्धरा की अमर ज्योति "बापू". (सम्पादित चंद्र भूषण वर्मा) सिनेरु इंटरनेशनल पब्लिकेशन्स दिल्ली-एनसीआर : २०१७ ISBN: 978-81-936069-1-9

पुस्तक समीक्षा:
  1. प्रोफेसर राजीव कुमार सक्सेना प्रणीत 'गीता काव्य-माधुरी' - समीक्षा. पंजाब केसरी.  नई दिल्ली,  जुलाई १६, २००४ पृष्ठ 4.

हिन्दी लेख :

  1. ‘प्राकृत-संस्पर्शन’. भाषा.  केंद्रीय हिंदी निदेशालय. नई दिल्ली: मार्च:२००२ पृष्ठ १५-२५.

  2.   कैसे जिएगी यह दिल्ली !  पर्यावरण सन्दर्भ . जनसत्ता: नई दिल्ली जुलाई, १९९८. पृष्ठ ६.

  3.   नोबेल में राजनीति (गाँधी सन्दर्भ). जनसत्ता .  नई दिल्ली: अक्टूबर १५, १९९६. पृष्ठ ४ 

  4.  वैश्विक परिप्रेक्ष्य में भारत का गिरता शैक्षणिक स्तर. स्वतंत्र वार्ता: १४ मार्च २०१२ पृष्ठ ५.

  5.  कम्बोडिया का विष्णु-मंदिर अंगकोरवाट : विश्व का सब से बड़ा धर्मं-स्थल. पंजाब केसरी. नई दिल्ली:       १९ अगस्त २०१४ पृष्ठ ४

आनुक्रमिक बौद्ध  कथा: मंगलवार्ता, पंजाब केसरी 
  1.  चाँद पर खरगोश. बौद्ध कथा-1. मंगल वार्ता. पंजाब केसरी: मई 27, 2003. पृष्ठ iii.

  2. सीलवा हाथी. बौद्ध कथा--2. मंगल वार्ता. पंजाब केसरी. नई दिल्ली: जून 3 2003. पृष्ठ iii.

  3. मध्यस्थता सियार की. बौद्ध कथा-3. मंगल वार्ता. पंजाब केसरी. नई दिल्ली: जून 10, 2003. पृष्ठ iii.

  4. सपेरा और बन्दर. बौद्ध कथा-4. मंगल वार्ता. पंजाब केसरी. नई दिल्ली: जून 24, 2003. पृष्ठ iii.

  5. कबूतर और कौवा. बौद्ध कथा-5. मंगल वार्ता. पंजाब केसरी. नई दिल्ली: जुलाई 8, 2003. पृष्ठ iii.

  6. जब मूर्ख बने होशियार. बौद्ध कथा-6. मंगल वार्ता. पंजाब केसरी. नई दिल्ली: जुलाई 15, 2003. पृष्ठ iii.

पुस्तक समीक्षा:
  1. प्रोफेसर राजीव कुमार सक्सेना प्रणीत 'गीता काव्य-माधुरी' - समीक्षा. पंजाब केसरी.  नई दिल्ली,  जुलाई १६, २००४ पृष्ठ 4.

AWARDS AND HONOURS

  Academic Activities

   Seminars and Conferences Convened and Directed by Dr C. B. Varma

films & documentaries

BUDDHISM IN ANCIENT EUROPE by Dr C.B. Varma https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8U1VtfZkaQ&t=34s

BUDDHIST SOLUTIONS TO

GLOBAL CRISES by Dr C.B.Varma 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BsxM8HVTCA&t=18s

EMPEROR ASHOKA'S VISION OF SECULARISM by Dr C B Varma

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pf-7I-vzLTQ&t=18sc

नालंदा अन्तराष्ट्रीय बौद्ध सम्मलेन 2017 by Dr C.B.Varma

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2J7H68emeI&t=4s

धार्मिक सद्भावना by Dr C.B.Varma https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-1kMLbyXgd4

BUDDHISM IN ANCIENT EUROPE by Dr C.B. Varma https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8U1VtfZkaQ&t=34s

BUDDHISM IN ANCIENT EUROPE by Dr C.B. Varma https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8U1VtfZkaQ&t=34s

BUDDHISM IN ANCIENT EUROPE by Dr C.B. Varma https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8U1VtfZkaQ&t=34s

BUDDHISM IN ANCIENT EUROPE by Dr C.B. Varma https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8U1VtfZkaQ&t=34s