INDIKON METAFRASEON PRODROMOS

February 17th, 2017 by
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by Demetrios Galanos (1760-1833) A collection of three Sanskrit texts that were first translated into the Greek language by the Pioneer  Indologist Demetrios Galanos the Athenian. The volume, published under the title Ινδικών Μεταφράσεων Πρόδρομος  (The Forerunner of the Indian Translations, Athens, 1845, ed. G. Typaldos and G. Apostolides, pp. xlviii + 155), contains Galanos’ short biographyContinue reading


The heroic personality of Socrates

December 3rd, 2016 by
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by Pandit Brajamohan Sharma Free download in PDF


HERACLITUS AND THE BUDDHA

October 11th, 2016 by
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by Christina Partsalaki Heraclitus and the Buddha: Approaching Truth in Early Greek and Early Buddhist Thinking. Master’s Thesis. Centre of Buddhist Studies, University of Hong Kong. 2015 Free Download in PDF


INDIA IN GREECE

July 23rd, 2015 by
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TRUTH IN MYTHOLOGY by E. Pococke Sources of the Hellenic Race, The Colonization of Egypt and Palestine, The Wars of the Grand Lama, and The Buddhist Propaganda in Greece. Publishes: London 1852. Digitized by the Internet Archive in 2010. Free Download in PDF


HELLENISM IN ANCIENT INDIA

May 16th, 2015 by
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by Banerjee, Gauranga Nath Introduction — The Hellenistic influence on the art of India: architecture, sculpture, painting, coinage. — The evolution of scientific and literary culture in India and Hellenism: astronomy, mathematics, medicine, art of writing, literature, drama. — Independent evolution of religion, philosophy, mythology and fables in India and in Greece Publisher Calcutta, 1920Continue reading


THE INDIKA OF MEGASTHENES

May 16th, 2015 by
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Megasthenes (Μεγασθένης, ca. 350 – 290 BCE) was the first foreign Ambassador to India and recorded his ethnographic observations in a volume known as INDIKA. For his pioneering work he is regarded as the Father of Indian History. The term “Indika” (Greek Ινδικά) was used in ancient Greece to mean various India-related things, including theContinue reading


THE GREEKS IN BACTRIA & INDIA

May 16th, 2015 by
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by W. W. TARN LITT.D., F.B.A., Hon. LL.D. (Edinburgh) Cambridge 1938 This is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India. The book begins with an overview of the Seleucid settlement, providing a background to the relations between Greeks and Bactrians and Indians after the death of Alexander the Great. CoveringContinue reading


BUDDHISM IN THE WORK OF NIKOS KAZANTZAKIS.

May 16th, 2015 by
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A Thesis. Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the degree Master of Liberal Studies in the Graduate School of Ohio University by Kui Qiu, M.A. M.L.S. (Free Download PDF)


PLATO AND THE TRUE ENLIGHTENER OF SOUL

April 16th, 2015 by
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A work that examines the depth of Plato’s philosophy in the light of an Indian contemplative perspective. Thanks to the Poet Amarjit Chandan for his kind recommendation. (download the book in pdf format here)