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Buddhist Sects in India

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Title: Buddhist Sects in India

Author: Dutt, Nalinaksha

Item Code: ISBN9788120804289

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Pub, Delhi

Edition: 2nd ed., Date: 1998, 297 pp., PB

Description: This extraordinary book is the only authentic document of its kind. Beginning with a detailed and lucid exposition of the political background of India form Ajatasatru to Mahapadma Nanda, it goes on to trace the sources of the Second Buddhist Concil, to locate with unerring exactitude the disruptive forces in the Sangha and, to classify the Sects.