Click on the thumbnail below to download the title page and table of contents and one chapter of the book (in English and Sanskrit on facing pages), bundled together as a .pdf file. You can also download the CSL Front Matter (6pp, 1.3mb). It describes how we transliterate the Sanskrit text in the Roman alphabet and includes a guide to pronunciation. It also explains our system of representing phonetic fusion (sandhi).
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The Epitome of Queen Lilávati (volume one) | More info
“The Fruits Of Sensuality” (Canto 7, pp. 463-483) (28 pp, 1.74mb)