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Paul Dundas (born 1952) is a scholar and a senior lecturer in Sanskrit language and head of Asian Studies in the University of Edinburgh. His main areas of academic and research interest include Jainism, Buddhism, classical Sanskrit literature and Middle Indo-Aryan philology. He is regarded as one of the leading western scholars in Jain studies. [1] He is currently a member of the Council of the Pali Text Society.

Bibliography and research papers


Following is the partial list of his books:

Research papers and conferences

Current and imminent projects


  1. ^ "Staff at The School of Asian Studies". The University of Edinburgh: The school of Literatures, Languages and Cultures. Archived from the original on 25 August 2006. Retrieved 16 December 2009.