South Asia Resources

Beyond Books
By Philip McEldowney and Nawang Thokmey

New library materials for Spring 2004
at the University of Virginia
Film or DVD, music or cds, books, Tibetan digital text on CD-ROM

From the Clemons video/DVD collections:
Call number: VIDEO .DVD03340
Title: Amar, Akbar, Anthony [videorecording] = Amara, Akabara Enthon¯i / [presented by] Hirawat Jain & Co. ; M.K.D. Films ; screenplay, Prayag Raj ; produced and directed by Manmohan Desai.
Publication info: Sacramento, CA : Bollywood Entertainment, [2002?]
Description: 1 videodisc (175 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits: Editor, Kamalakar ; photogaphy, Peter Pereira ; lyrics, Anand Bakshi ; music, Laxmikant Pyarelal.
Performer: Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Neetu Singh, Shabana Azmi, Parveen Babi.
Date/place captured: Videodisc release of a 1977 motion picture.

Call number: VIDEO .DVD03150
Title: Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Devdas [videorecording] / Mega Bollywood, Pvt, Ltd. presents ; screenplay, Prakash Kapadia and Sanjay Leela Bhansali ; executive producers, Mohan Nayyar, Gajendra Mishra ; produced by Bharat Shah ; directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
Publication info: [London?] : Eros International, [2002]
Description: 2 videodiscs (300 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Call number: VIDEO .DVD03376
Title: Kanoon [videorecording] / B.R Films ; produced and directed by B.R. Chopra.
Publication info: New York : Yash Raj Films, c2000.
Description: 1 videodisc (139 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note: Videodisc release of a 1971 motion picture.

From the Cabell Muslic Library:
Call number: CD 10479
Composer/Performer: Hassan, Mehdi.
Title: Farmaaish [sound recording] : all time classics / Mehdi Hassan.
Publication info: Mumbai : Sony Music, p2002.
Label no.: 507797 2 Sony Music
Description: 1 sound disc : digital, audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Language: Sung in Urdu.
Summary: Urdu ghazals.

Call number: CD 10477
Composer/Performer: Joshua, Prem.
Title: Water down the Ganges [sound recording] / Prem Joshua, Manish Vyas.
Related name/work: Vyas, Manish.
Publication info: New Delhi : Living Media, p2002.
Label no.: CD-PJ02009 Music Today
Description: 1 sound disc (62 min. 30 sec.) : digital, audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Note: "New age music"--Disc label.

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From Alderman library:

    Pakistan almanac, 2001-2002. Essential Data on Pakistan. Karachi: royal book Co, 2001.

    Pakistan at the crossroads edited by Kewal Krishan Nayyar. New Delhi: Rupa and Co, 2003. 415 p.

    The Crisis of State and security in Pakistan by Musa Khan Jalalzai. Lahore: Dua Publications, 2002. 315 p.

    The US war on terrorism in Afghanistan by Musa Khan Jalalzai. Lahore: Sang-e-Meel Publications. 264 p.

    Buddhism in India: Challenging Brahmanism and Caste by Gail Omvedt. New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2003. 314 p.

    Battles over Nature: Science and the Politics of Conservation edited by Vasant K. Saberwal and Mahesh Rangarajan. Delhi: Permanent Black, 2003. 412 p.

    The Bride's mirror = Miat ul-Arus: a tale of life in Delhi a hundred years ago by Nazir Ahmad, 1836-1912. New Delhi : Permanent Black, 2001. 223 p. Call number: PK2199 .N35 M5713 2001

Here is a list of two sets of CD-ROMs of Tibetan materials.
1. Call number: BQ 1260 .B 2003
Author: bla ma zhan brtson 'grus grags pa
Title: bla ma zhang brtson 'grus grags pa'i gsungs 'bum (collected works) dang bka' rgya ma'i skor
Publication info: Scanned at the Tibetan Buddhist resources center New York
Description: photo-offset reproduction of a manuscript.
Library has: v.1-5
Language: Tibetan
Call numbers for ALDERMAN Material Location
BQ 1260 .B 2003 CD-ROM Alderman Library Tibetan Collection

2. Call number: BQ 7550 .B56 2003
Author: Blo-bza·n-'phrin-las bstan pa rgya mtsho
Title: The collected works of the eight kirti lobsang Trinle Tenpa Gyatso (gsung 'bum) / Blo-bza·n-'phrin-las bstan pa rgya mtsho.
Publication info: New York, NY : Tibetan Buddhist Resource
Center, {2003?}
Description: 1 computer laser disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject: gsun-'bum (collected works)
Subject: dge lugs pa (dga' ldan pa)
Variant title: Collected works of Blo-bza·n-'phrin-las bstan pa rgya mtsho
Call numbers for ALDERMAN Material Location
BQ 7550 .B56 2003 CD-ROM Alderman Library Tibetan

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