Download Ancient folk-literature from North-Eastern Tibet: by F. W. Thomas PDF

By F. W. Thomas

Show description

Read Online or Download Ancient folk-literature from North-Eastern Tibet: (Introductions, Texts, Translations and Notes) PDF

Best ancient books

A Companion to Late Antiquity (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World)

An available and authoritative evaluation shooting the power and variety of scholarship that exists at the transformative period of time often called past due antiquity.

•Provides a vital evaluation of present scholarship on overdue antiquity -- from among the accession of Diocletian in advert 284 and the tip of Roman rule within the Mediterranean

•Comprises 39 essays from the various world's most suitable students of the period

•Presents this once-neglected interval as an age of strong transformation that formed the trendy international

•Emphasizes the relevant significance of faith and its reference to fiscal, social, and political existence

Soldiers, Citizens, And The Symbols Of War: From Classical Greece To Republican Rome, 500-167 B.c. (History and Warfare.)

During this entire evaluation of historical war, Antonio Santosuosso explores how the tactical and strategic thoughts of conflict replaced among the start of the 5th century b. c. and the center of the second one century b. c. and why the West—Greece, Macedonia, and Rome—triumphed over the East—understood geographically as Persia or ideologically as Carthage.

Europe in the Neolithic: The Creation of New Worlds

This uniquely huge and hard booklet stories the newest archaeological facts on Neolithic Europe from 7,000-2,500 BC. Describing very important parts, websites and difficulties, Dr. Whittle addresses the main issues that experience engaged the eye of students: the transition from a forager way of life; the speed and dynamics of swap; and the character of Neolithic society.

Additional resources for Ancient folk-literature from North-Eastern Tibet: (Introductions, Texts, Translations and Notes)

Example text

Zin in IB 65—6, zin in VI 152 are doubtful. -n\-n are lacking in dgu(n) IV 269, Mre(rc) IB 80—1, IV 19 etc. -m is curious in — rgum (dgu) IV 239, dgum IV 228, drum (drun) IV141,154,168,205,263, gsum (gsun) II21. Also -n for -m in hbyan IB 42. In sen-rum (se-ru) IB 4 -m is superfluous. 4. fe, as an appendage to final vowels, is noticed by Thon-mi-Sambhota; but Tibetan orthography retains it only in a limited class of cases with the vowel a. It is found not infrequently, but irregularly, in Documents and in the Texts, being in both occasionally used even before a final consonant.

W. T h o m a s , Ancient Folk-literature from North-eastern Tibet just as in English there are such expressions as 'by doing', 'his doings', in Latin the Declensional forms of Gerunds, and in Greek the Declension of Infinitive forms (with the Article) as Nouns. Hence it is unnecessary in Tibetan to distinguish between Noun and Verb in cases where they are used with the same Suffixes denoting Number or Case: between mi-hi and si-hi 'of man' and ;of dying', mi-rnams and si-rnams, 'men', and 'dyings', there is no difference of function; still less is there a difference where si-rnams is equivalent to si-barnams (111,34).

Theiorkhe: IV 121. 3. g/ft, g/rf: gyun ( = &2/TO 142) IV 172 Mrom (fegram IB 70) IV 127 hgri (=hbri) VI 57, 65, 146, 161 bsbul (bsgul) V 37 sgyugs (skyug) IV 271 ( = phyugs) IV 167 hdrim (hgrim) VI 18 sgrin (sbrin 88) VI 85 4. jfedrog (fe&rog) in ye(yen)-hdrog III 36, VI 42 5. , as brla II 27, IV 54, 55, 60 etc. 6. w absent in phy(w)a IA 26, yi-d(w)ags V 26; for b in brag-hwod IV 267. 7. ri for dri IV 287. 8. ) IV 336, 347; Ita for lha VI57. 9. rierc for mnen IV 231; gZugfiug for m/wg IA 37, IV 143.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.53 of 5 – based on 35 votes