Due to the coronavirus pandemic our bookstore will remain closed until April 6, 2020.Any orders placed during this time will be processed after we return.
Please note: PTS members must order directly from the PTS.
Edited and translated by N.A.Jayawickrama. This book is the prefix to the Vinaya Pitaka Commentary. It is an introduction to the Vinaya Pitaka Commentary relating the history of Buddhism up to the establishment of the Vinaya Pitaka in Sri Lanka.
English translation published together with the Pali text.