[INDOLOGY] obtaining digital images from the Sāṅkṛtyāyana Collection

David and Nancy Reigle dnreigle at gmail.com
Tue Mar 15 14:41:46 UTC 2022

Dear Ryan,

Thank you very much for this needed information, and thank you to two
others who wrote to me off list. Glad to be able to access these very rare
Sanskrit manuscripts.

Thanks and best regards,

David Reigle
Colorado, U.S.A.

On Tue, Mar 15, 2022 at 12:22 AM Ryan Conlon <rconlon517 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Dear David,
> I have successively acquired images from the Sāṅkṛtyāyana collection by
> contacting SUB Göttingen via the email address hsd at sub.uni-goettingen.de.
> This contact is also the one provided at the following website:
> https://www.sub.uni-goettingen.de/sammlungen-historische-bestaende/handschriften-und-nachlaesse/
> .
> Best wishes,
> -- Ryan
> On Tue, 15 Mar 2022 at 05:34, David and Nancy Reigle via INDOLOGY <
> indology at list.indology.info> wrote:
>> Does someone have the right email address to request digital images of
>> the photographs of Sanskrit manuscripts taken in Tibet by Rāhula
>> Sāṅkṛtyāyana that are now housed at Göttingen University? I have not had
>> success in this, nor was a librarian at the Göttingen University library
>> able to help so far. I did also write directly to the K. P. Jayaswal
>> Research Institute in Patna where the original photographs and negatives
>> are held, but did not receive a reply. A set of photographs of the
>> manuscripts was reportedly purchased by Gustav Roth and deposited at Göttingen
>> University a few decades ago, and that is where some scholars have reported
>> purchasing digital copies from since then. They were catalogued by Frank
>> Bandurski in this 1994 book, *Untersuchungen zur buddhistischen
>> Literatur*, pp. 9-126, which I have posted here:
>> http://prajnaquest.fr/blog/wp-content/uploads/Sankrtyayana-Collection-Catalogue-Gottingen.pdf
>> Thank you in advance for your help with this.
>> Best regards,
>> David Reigle
>> Colorado, U.S.A.
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