PL308 - Pali Philosophy and Historical Grammar

A study of Pāli Philology and Historical Grammar through the works of Wilhelm Geiger, K. R. Norman, Oscar von Hinüber and A. K. Warder is recommended. The connection of old Indo-aryan and middle Indo-aryan languages with Pāli will be examined.The historical development of Pāli grammar with special emphasis on traditional and analytical trend will also be examined.