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Translation of Model Documents

Pushpa Prasad

in Lekhapaddhati

Published in print November 2007 | ISBN: 9780195684476
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199082100 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195684476.003.0003
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This section presents translations of twenty-three documents from the Lekhapaddhati. These include: Request Sent by the Teacher to Śrāvaka (Śrāvaka Guru Vijñaptikā); Āchārya Sends the Letter to Śrāvaka (Ācārya Śrāvakasya Prasthāpayati Lekhaṁ Yathā); Teacher Sends Blessing to Disciple (Guru Śishāśyāśīravādaṁ Prasthāpyati Yathā); A Saffron Letter (Kuṁkuṁ Patrikā); Letter to the Swāmī (Swāmī Lekho Yathā); Letter to a Servant (Bhṛitya Lekho Yathā); Letter to a Friend (Mitra Lekho Yathā); A Letter of the Happy Wife to Her Husband (Prasanna Bhāryā Lekhani Prasthāpayati Yathā); A Letter of an Angry Wife to Her Husband (Saṁrushṭa Bhārayā Bhṛita Lekho Yathā); A Letter of a Secretly Beloved One to Her Lover (Gupta Priyasya Lekho Yathā); A Letter to the Wife (Bhāryā Lekho Yathā); A Letter of the Displeased Husband to His Wife (Sarosha Bhṛita Bhāryā Lekho Yathā); A Letter of Husband with Affection to the Beloved (Sānurāga Prasthāpyati Priya Lekho Yathā); A Letter for the Younger Brother (Kanishṭha Bhrātṛi Lekho Yathā); Informative Letters which were Earlier Conveyed by the Respected Peoples in Detail (Pūravokta Pujai Vistrā Khāyapi Sāmānya Pratipatti Lekho Yathā); Letter to Son (Putra Lekha); Letter to the Mother (Mātṛi Lekha); Letter to the Father-in-law (Svasura Lekha); Letter to Mother-in-law (Svasru Lekha); and A Letter to Son-in-law (Jāmātṛi Lekha).

Keywords: Sanskrit documents translations; letter; Lekhapaddhati; letter to the swāmī; letter to a friend; letter to husband; letter of a beloved one; letter to the wife; letter for the younger brother

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