By J. Takakusu
An advent to I-tsing's (Yijing) checklist of the Buddhist faith as practised in India and the Malay Archipelago (A.D. 671-695)
The written files of his 25-year travels contributed to the worldknowledge of the traditional country of Srivijaya, in addition to supplying information regarding the opposite kingdoms mendacity at the direction among China and the Nālandā Buddhist collage in India.
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