Rasnakēva Inscription

  • Language: Simhal. Prakrit
  • Date: 254-332
  • Indoskript editor: kh
  • Dynasty:
  • ID: 339
  • Place of origin: Rasnakeva (80° 43' long., 8° 33' lat.)
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Variants

ye: Pl. 153 A, Zeile 3 in cuýaviyehi: Ed. liest -ya- (ebenso 153 H, Zeile 5)

ýi: Pl. 153 E, Z. 1 in vaýiyubara: Ed. liest -li-

he: Pl. 153 C, Z. 2 in paheja: Ed. liest -te-

Literature

Material: Stein

Scanvorlage:

Paranavitana, S.: Inscriptions of Ceylon

Ed. Malini Dias

Vol. II, Part II: containing rock and other inscriptions from the reign of Kaniṭṭhatissa (164 - 192, A.D.) to Mahāsena (276 - 303, A.D.). Colombo, 2001; (Colombo Archaeological Survey Department)

S. 247:

"Rasnakëva Inscription"

No. 153 (A-J)

"Rasnakëva is a village in the Kalpe Kðrale of Hurulupalāta in the Anurādhapura District ..." (Ed. S. 247).

Der Inhalt der Inschrift besteht aus mehreren kurzen Landschenkungen unterschiedlicher Stifter an ein gewisses "Marapagiriya Vihara"; der alte Name dieses Felstempels.

Datierung nach Paranavitana (Ed. S. 247): zwischen 254-332 n. Ch.

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