Author

Richard Gombrich

British Indologist

1937   -  

country of citizenship: United Kingdom
language of expression: English
educated at: Magdalen College, Harvard University, St Paul's School
occupation: orientalist, Indologist, linguist, Buddhologist

Richard Francis Gombrich (; born 17 July 1937) is an Indologist and scholar of Sanskrit, Pāli, and Buddhist Studies. He was the Boden Professor of Sanskrit at the University of Oxford from 1976 to 2004. He is currently Founder-President of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies. He is a past president of the Pali Text Society (1994–2002) and general editor emeritus of the Clay Sanskrit Library.
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Ambiguity and Ambivalence in Buddhist Treatment of the Dead ( 2018 )

scientific article published on 31 December 2018

author: Richard Gombrich

Radical Buddhism for Modern Confucians ( 2014 )

scientific article published in January 2014

author: Richard Gombrich, Yu-Shuang Yao

Did the Buddha know Sanskrit? ( 2014 )

scientific article published in January 2014

author: Richard Gombrich

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