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In this site you can read the following works:

1) Kiyoshi Okano: A Descriptive Bibliography of Sanskrit Literary Works of Buddhists, 1998, Sendai

  This book gibes information about publications and manuscripts of Sanskrit biographies of the Buddha, buddhist poetical works and Avadaana works.

2) K. Okano's Papers on Sanskrit Literary Works of Buddhists


 CONTENTS of

1) Kiyoshi Okano: A Descriptive Bibliography of Sanskrit Literary Works of Buddhists, 1998, Sendai

          

1.Mahaavastu Avadaana

2.Sa+nghabhedavastu

3.Lalitavistara

4.Works of A%svagho#sa

         1.Buddhacarita
         2.Saundarananda
         3.%Saariputraprakara#na
         4.Vajrasuucii
         5.Ga#n#diistotra-gaathaa
         6.Raa#s#trapaalanaa#taka
         7.Anityataasuutra
         8.Other Works of A%svagho#sa

5.Works of Maat#rce#ta

         1.Mahaaraajakani(#s)kalekha
         2.Catu#h%sataka-stotra (Var#naarhavar#na)
         3.%Satapa%ncaa%satka-stotra          
            (Prasaadapratibhodbhava)
         4.Anaparaaddha-stotra
         5.Sugatapa%ncatri#m%sat-stotra
         6.Pra#nidhaanasaptati-gaathaa
         7.Other Works of Maat#rce#ta

6.The Jaatakamaalaa Literature  

    A. The Buddhist Literature of the Campuu Style 

     1.Sa+nghasenas *Bodhisattvaavadaana
     2.Kumaaralaatas Kalpanaama#n#ditikaa D#r#s#taantapa+nkti

    B. Jaatakamaalaas

        1. Aarya%suuras Jaatakamaalaa
           Other works of (Aarya)%suura
            (1)Subhaa#sitaratnakara#n#dakakathaa                (2)Paaramitaasamaasa

        2. Haribha#t#tas Jaatakamaalaa

        3. Gopadattas Jaatakamaalaa

7.Works of Candragomin, Har#sa and Other Buddhist Poets 

        1. Lokaanand of Candragomin
          %Si#syalekha of Candragomin

        2. Naagaananda of Har#sa
           Stavas of Har#sa
           A. A#s#tamahaasthaanacaityavandanastava
           B. Suprabhaatastotra

        3. Works of Other Buddhist Poets

        4.Parikathaa

8.The Avadaana Literature (1) --- Early Avadaana Works

    § 1. Early Collections of Avadaana
             1.Avadaana%sataka
             2.Karma%sataka
             3.Divyaavadaana
             4.Chinese translations of Avadaan Works
             5.Tibetan translations of Avadaan Works

    § 2. Avadaanas of the Central Asian MSS. and the Gilgit MSS.
             A. Works in the Central Asian MSS.
             B. Works in the Gilgit MSS.

9.The Avadaana Literature (2) --- Medieval Avadaana Works

   § 1. Medieval Collections of Avadaana

    A. K#semendra's Bodhisattvaavadaanakalpalataa

    B. The Avadaana-maalaa Literature
        1.A%sokaavadaanamaalaa
        2.Bhadrakalpaavadaana
        3.Kalpadrumaavadaanamaalaa
        4 .Mahajjaatakamaalaa
        5 .Ratnaavadaanamaalaa

6 .Ratnaavadaanatattva
        7.Vrataavadaanamaalaa
8.Sambhadraavadaanamaalaa
9.Other Avadaanamaalaa

   § 2. Other Collections of Avadaana

        1. Dvaavi#m%satyavadaanakathaa
        2. Kapii%saavadaana, Kavitaavadaana
        3. Ma#ni%sailamaahaatmya
        4. Vicitrakar#nikaavadaana
        5. Sarvaj%namitraavadaana
        6. Sugataavadaana
        7. Svayambhuupuraa#na

         (Extra:)%Saakyamunibuddhasya Puurvajanma-
              dvaatri#m%saj-jaataka

  § 3. Single Works of Avadaana

        1.Ka#thinaavadaana
        2.Kaartikavrataavadaana
        (Ahoraatravratakathaa and Kaartikavratakathaa)
        3.Citravi#m%satyavadaana
        = Lak#sacaityavrata-%S#r+nganbheriikathaa
        4.Caityapu+ngala (Caityapu+ngava)
        5.Pi#n#dapaatraavadaana,
          Pi#n#dapaatraavadaanakathaa
        6.Ma#nicuu#daavadaana
        7.Saccaka#taavadaana,
          Saccak(r)ataa#danaavadaana
        8.Sucandraavadaana
         = Vasundhaaraavratasarvavidhaana,
           Vasudhaaraakalpaavadaanasuutra
        9.Sumaagadhaavadaana

10.Explanatory Remarks and Abbreviations

   Introduction


2) K. Okano's Papers on Sanskrit Literary Works of Buddhists

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