Vessagiri 84

  • Language: Simhal. Prakrit
  • Date: -90-90
  • Indoskript editor: kh
  • Dynasty:
  • ID: 49
  • Place of origin: Anurādhapura (80° 24' long., 8° 18' lat.)
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Material: Felswand.

Datierung: letztes Viertel 3. Jhd. v. Ch. - Mitte 1. Jh. n.Ch. nach Paranavitana ( S. xvii), wohl zu früh; hier -90 bis 90 n.Chr. angesetzt.

Herkunft (Ed. S. xii): "Vessagiri [Issarasamaṇa]-vihāra, about a mile to the south of the Sacred Bodhi tree at Anurādhapura. Nos. 76-93e; 1113a".


Paranavitana, S.: Inscriptions of Ceylon

Vol. I: containing Cave Inscriptions from 3rd century B.C. to 1st century A.C. and other Inscriptions in the early Brāhmī Script. [o.O.], 1970; (Archaeological Survey of Ceylon)

Section A: Inscriptions in early Brāhmī Script, S. 1 ff.

Vessagiri: Anurādhapura

Pl.VIII, No. 84:

Upaśaka-vamakaraka-Tiśaha leṇe

Übersetzung: "The cave of the lay-devotee Tissa, the Armourer."


EZ. 1: 10ff. und ASCAR 1909: 5, f.n.

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