John Milton (1608-1674), “Paradise Lost”, 1667 AD.

Here I present: John Milton (1608-1674), “Paradise Lost: A Poem written in Ten Books”, 1667 AD which was an epic. The first five books of the Bible were written by Moses in 1500 BC. The first Bible book “Genesis” is the topic of John Milton’s, “Paradise Lost, 1667 AD epic. The story of Adam and Eve, … Continue reading John Milton (1608-1674), “Paradise Lost”, 1667 AD.

Mikhail M. Bakhtin (1895-1975), “Epic and Novel”, 1975.

Murasaki Shikibu (978~1021 AD) 紫 式部, “The Tale of  Genji 源氏物語 , 1008 AD was the first novel in the World History; and, the topic of an earlier blog post. Miguel Cervantes, “Don Quixote”, 1605 which was the first novel in a “Western” language (Spanish).  and, the topic of an earlier blog post. Daniel Defoe … Continue reading Mikhail M. Bakhtin (1895-1975), “Epic and Novel”, 1975.

Siddhartha Gautama (563-483 BC), 法句經 “Dhammapada” धम्मपद , 250 BC.

Ashvaghosha अश्वघोष (80~150 AD), “बुद्धचरितम् Buddhacarita; or Acts of the Buddha”, was a Siddhartha Gautama poem epic  the topic of an earlier blog post. Here I present: Siddhartha Gautama (563-483 BC), 法句經 “Dhammapada” धम्मपद , 250 BC  collection of  sayings in verse form. The Dhammapada is part of the Sutta-Pitaka (collection of sermons) of the … Continue reading Siddhartha Gautama (563-483 BC), 法句經 “Dhammapada” धम्मपद , 250 BC.

Sanmati Jain, “Japanese-English-Hindi Dictionary”, 2018.

Rupert Snell, “Beginner’s Hindi Script: An Introduction to Reading & Writing Hindi”, 2000 was the topic of an earlier blog post. Michael Campbell, “10-Language Dictionary of Chinese Characters”, Glossika Publishing, 2018 also was the topic of an earlier blog post. Here I present: Sanmati Jain, “Japanese-English-Hindi Dictionary”, 2018 which was a dictionary for Indian-learners of … Continue reading Sanmati Jain, “Japanese-English-Hindi Dictionary”, 2018.