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The French Institute of Pondicherry publishes scientific books, articles, maps and CDs in the fields of Indology, Ecology and Social Sciences.

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Śaiva Rites of Expiation. A First Edition and Translation of Trilocanaśiva’s Twelfth-Century Prāyaścittasamuccaya (With a Transcription of Hṛdayaśiva’s Prāyaścittasamuccaya)

Author Critically edited & translated by R. Sathyanarayanan with an introduction by Dominic Goodall
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d’Extrême-Orient
Year 2015
Pages 651 p.
Series Collection Indologie n˚ 127
Language Sanskrit, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-203-3 (IFP) / 978-2-85539-218-9 (EFEO)
Price 1200.00 INR (52.00 EUR)

Old Mahé (1721-1817) According to Eighteenth Century French Plans.

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2014
Pages 39 p.
Language English
Price 300.00 INR (14.00 EUR)

Vâdivâçal : des taureaux et des hommes en pays tamoul

Author Récit traduit du tamoul et présenté par François Gros
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2014
Pages viii, 113 p.
Series Regards sur l’Asie du Sud / South Asian Perspectives n˚ 3
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-202-6
Price 450.00 INR (21.00 EUR)

Contribution to the History of the Wheeled Vehicle in India.

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2014
Pages xiii, 145 p.
Series Collection Indologie n˚ 126
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-201-9
Price 700.00 INR (30.00 EUR)

Mapping the Chronology of Bhakti: Milestones, Stepping Stones, and Stumbling Stones. Proceedings of a Workshop Held in Honour of Paṇḍ̣it R. Varadadesikan

Author Edited by Valérie Gillet
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2014
Pages 381 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°124
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-199-9
Price 1100.00 INR (48.00 EUR)

La Bhakti d’une reine : Śiva à Tiruccen̠n̠ampūṇṭi

Author Charlotte Schmid
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2014
Pages ix, 405 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°123
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-198-2
Price 1100.00 INR (48.00 EUR)

The Archaeology of Bhakti I: Mathurā and Maturai, Back and Forth.

Author Edited by Emmanuel Francis & Charlotte Schmid
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2014
Pages xiii, 366 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°125
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-200-2
Price 1000.00 INR (43.00 EUR)

Bilingual Discourse and Cross-Cultural Fertilisation: Sanskrit and Tamil in Medieval India.

Author Edited by Whitney Cox and Vincenzo Vergiani
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2013
Pages x, 466 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°121
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-194-4
Price 900.00 INR (38.00 EUR)

Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita on the Gajasūtra

Author S.L.P. Anjaneya Sarma, François Grimal with the collaboration of Luther Obrock
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2013
Pages iii, 136 p.
Series Regards sur l’Asie du Sud / South Asian Perspectives n°1. Vyākhyānamālā n°1
Language Sanskrit
ISBN 978-81-8470-196-8
Price 450.00 INR (21.00 EUR)

Le vagabond et son ombre : G. Nagarajan : romans et récits tamouls.

Author Présentés et traduits par François Gros avec le concours d’Élisabeth Séthupathy ; English Introduction by Kannan M.
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2013
Pages 267 p.
Series Regards sur l’Asie du Sud / South Asian Perspectives no 2
Language French, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-197-5
Price 650.00 INR (28.00 EUR)

Measuring Urbanization around a Regional Capital: The Case of Bhopal District

Author Anima Gupta
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Centre de Sciences Humaines
Year 2013
Pages 76 p.
Series USR 3330 "Savoirs et Mondes Indiens" Working papers series n°6. SUBURBIN Papers Series n°1
Language English

Ancient Fortifications of the Tamil Country as Recorded in Eighteenth-Century French Plans.

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2013
Pages viii, 139 p. incl. ill.
Series Collection Indologie n°120
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-193-7
Price 700.00 INR (30.00 EUR)

An Enquiry into the Nature of Liberation : Bhaṭṭa Rāmakaṇṭha’s Paramokṣanirāsakārikāvṛtti, a commentary on Sadyojyotiḥ's refutation of twenty conceptions of the liberated state (mokṣa).

Author For the first time critically edited, translated into English and annotated by Alex Watson, Dominic Goodall, S.L.P. Anjaneya Sarma
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2013
Pages 508 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°122
Language Sanskrit, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-195-1
Price 900.00 INR (38.00 EUR)

Asset planning for environmental health in the communities of Avvai Nagar and Udayar Thoppu, Puducherry, India

Author Guy Attewell, Célina Jauzelon, N. Ganeshan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Centre de Sciences Humaines
Year 2012
Pages 49 p.
Series USR 3330 "Savoirs et Mondes Indiens" Working papers series n°5
Language English

Bibliotheca Malabarica: Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg’s Tamil Library

Author An annotated edition and translation by Will Sweetman with R. Ilakkuvan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2012
Pages 153 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°119
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-192-0
Price 350.00 INR (17.00 EUR)

The Traditional Kerala Manor: Architecture of a South Indian Catuhśāla House.

Author Henri Schildt
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2012
Pages xiv, 473 p., including 176 p. of b&w plates
Series Collection Indologie n°117
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-189-0
Price 1400.00 INR (60.00 EUR)

Toward a better appraisal of urbanization in India: A fresh look at the landscape of morphological agglomerates

Author Eric Denis, Kamala Marius-Gnanou
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Centre de Sciences Humaines
Year 2011
Pages 42 p.
Series USR 3330 "Savoirs et Mondes Indiens" Working papers series n°2
Language English

A Study in Nayaka-Period Social Life: Tiruppudaimarudur Paintings and Carvings.

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2011
Pages xi, 137 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°116
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-187-6
Price 1000.00 INR (43.00 EUR)

Tamil Dalit Literature: My Own Experience

Author Edited and translated by David C. Buck, Kannan M.
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / North Central Education Foundation, A Project of The Peden Fund
Year 2011
Pages xxxviii, 158 p.
Series Steles : Jean Filliozat series in South Asian Culture and History n°2
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-186-9
Price 450.00 INR (21.00 EUR)

The Bhaktimandākinī: An Elaborate Fourteenth-Century Commentary by Pūrṇasarasvatī on the Viṣṇupādādikeśastotra Attributed to Śaṅkarācārya

Author A critical edition with introduction and an English translation of the stotra with notes by N.V.P. Unithiri, H.N. Bhat, S.A.S. Sarma
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2011
Pages lii, 188 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°118
Language Sanskrit, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-188-3
Price 550.00 INR (25.00 EUR)