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In November 1818, the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) decided to buy a collection of 700 Muslim manuscripts from the French consul in Aleppo and Tripoli, J.L. Rousseau, a relative of the famous philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau. The project which was later fulfilled in two steps, in 1819 and 1825, and which cost FF51,000, led to the formation of a new department within the RAS - the Asiatic Museum (AM) which later was transformed into the Institute of Oriental Studies (IOS). On November 15 (27), 1818, the RAS's President, count Sergey Uvarov applied to the Board of Academy with a letter where he suggested that a special cabinet for Eastern medals, manuscripts and books to be kept should be granted. Thus, the AM was formed and this new division of the Academy "was opened for all the people interested in the study of its materials".
A year later, in November 1819, the first director of the AM, academician C.-M. von Frähn published the annual report of the AM in the newspaper St Petersburg News (Sankt-Peterburgskie vedomosti). In 1849, the AM began issuing the magazine Asiatic notes (Mélanges Asiatiques) in French. »»»»»


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Prof. I.F.Popova received the State Award of Merit of the Republic of Tatarstan
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01/12/2018
On November 27, 2018, the IOM Director Prof. I. F. Popova received the State Award of Merit of the Republic of Tatarstan.
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Film about the IOM RAS by Ilia Stogoff (short version)
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26/11/2018
A film about the IOM RAS was shot by Ilia Stogoff, St. Petersburg, for the 200th anniversary of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts (Asiatic Museum) of the Russian Academy of Studies. A short version can be viewed.
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PhD Dissertation Defence for E.Bushuev
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02/07/2018
On June 29, 2018 the PhD Dissertation by Evgeniy Bushuev was successfully defended.
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Dr. I.M. Steblin-Kamensky has died
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04/05/2018
On May 3, 2018, Prof. Dr. Ivan M. Steblin-Kamensky died at the age of 73.
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Indian delegation visit to the IOM RAS
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03/05/2018

On April 25, 2018, an Indian delegation headed by the President of Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), vice President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), member of Parliament of India Mr. Vinay Prabhakar Sahasrabuddhe, and Consul General of India in S. Petersburg Mr. Deepak Miglani, visited the IOM RAS.

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Conference dedicated to the 90th Anniversary of Birth of M.A.Dandamaev
Announcements
06/12/2018
On December 10, 2018,  the conference History and Culture of the Ancient East dedicated to the 90th Birth Anniversary of  M.A. Dandamaev (1928-2017) will be held at the IOM RAS.
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“Russia and the Orient. То the 200th Anniversary of the Russian Academic Oriental Studies”(program)
Announcements
26/11/2018
On 27–29 November, 2018 the International Forum “Russia and the Orient. То the 200th Anniversary of the Russian Academic Oriental Studies” dedicated to the Jubilee of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts (Asiatis Museum) of the Russian Academy of sciences will be held in St. Petersburg.
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Meeting of the Council of Young Scholars - presentation by O. Bonch-Osmolovskaya
Announcements
12/11/2018
On November 11, 2018, at the meeting of the Council of Young Scholars at the IOM RAS, PhD student O. Bonch-Osmolovskaya will read a lecture The Typology of Confucian Commentary. 
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The Twelvefth Seminar in Memory of O.O.Rosenberg
Announcements
12/11/2018
On November 6-7, 2018, at the IOM RAS the Twelvefth All-Russian Orientalist Seminar in memory of O.O. Rosenberg will be held.
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Conference State and Law in the East: Past and Present
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12/11/2018
On November 12-13, 2018, at the IOM RAS the Conference "State and Law in the East: Past and Present" will be held.
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Monograph: Brush and Qalam. 200 Years of the collection
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18/12/2018
A new monograph is added: Brush and Qalam. 200 Years of the collection of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts. Exhibition Catalogue. Ed. by I. F. Popova, A. D. Pritula, N. V. Yampolskaya. Saint Petersburg: The State Hermitage Publishers, 2018. The *.PDF file includes: Annotation, Contents, От Азиатского Музея к Институту восточных рукописей Российской академии наук, Summary.
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Monograph: Bibliotheca Buddhica XXX — renewal
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17/12/2018
The page with monograph updated: [Bibliotheca Buddhica XXX:] Madhyānta-Vibhanga. Discourse on discrimination between middle and extremes, ascribed to Bodhisattva Maitreya and commented by Vasubandhu and Sthiramati. Translated from Sanskrit by Th. Stcherbatsky. Moscow; Leningrad: the USSR Academy of Sciences Press, 1936. VIII, 106, 058 p. The entire volume is published as a *.PDF file.
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Monograph: Bibliotheca Buddhica XXIX
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17/12/2018
A new monograph is added: [Bibliotheca Buddhica XXIX:] Prajñā pāramitā-ratna-guṇa-saṃcaya-gāthā. Sanscrit and Tibetan text / Edited by E. Obermlller. Moscow; Leningrad: the USSR Academy of Sciences Publishers, 1937. 125 p. The entire volume is published as a *.PDF file.
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Monograph: Bibliotheca Buddhica XXVIII
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17/12/2018
A new monograph is added: [Bibliotheca Buddhica XXVIII:] Bodhicaryāvatāra. Çāntideva. The Mongolian Translation by Čhos-kyi ḥod-zer. I. Text. Edited by B. Ya. Vladimirtsov [Bodhicaryāvatāra. Çāntideva. Монгольский перевод Čhos-kyi ḥod-zer’a. I. текст / издал Б. Я. Владимирцов]. Leningrad: the USSR Academy of Sciences Press, 1930. VI, 184 p. The entire volume is published as a *.PDF file.
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Monograph: Bibliotheca Buddhica XXVII
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17/12/2018
A new monograph is added: [Bibliotheca Buddhica XXVII:] Suvarṇaprabhāsa (Das Goldglanz-Sūtra). Aus dem uigurischen ins deutsche übersetzt von Dr. W. Radloff. Nach dem Tode des Übersetzers mit elnleitung yon S. Malov herausgegeben. I—III. Leningrad: the USSR Academy of Sciences Press, 1930. II, 256 p. The entire 3 pts. of the volume are published as a *.PDF file.
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Monograph: Bibliotheca Buddhica XXVI — renewal
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17/12/2018
The page with monograph updated: [Bibliotheca Buddhica XXVI:] Stcherbatsky Th. Buddhist logic. In two vols. Vol. 1. Leningrad: the USSR Academy of Sciences Press, 1932. XII, 560 p.; Vol. 2, containing a translation of the short treatise of logic by Dharmakirti, and of its commentary by Dharmottara, with notes appendices and indices. Leningrad: the USSR Academy of Sciences Press, 1930. VI, 469 p. The entire 1st volume and entire 2nd volumes are published as *.PDF files. 
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Monograph: Bibliotheca Buddhica XXV — renewal
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17/12/2018
The page with monograph updated: Indices verborum Sanscrit-Tibetan and Tibetan-[Bibliotheca Buddhica XXV:] Indices Verborum Sanscrit-Tibetan and Tibetan-Sanscrit to the Nyāyabindu of Dharmakīrti and the Nyāyabinduṭikā of Dharmottara / Compiled by E. Obermiller with a preface by Th. Stcherbatsky; from the edition of the Sanscrit and Tibetan texts by Th. Stcherbatsky. II. Tibetan-Sanskrit Index. Leningrad, the USSR Academy of Sciences Press, 1928. 145 p. The entire volume is published as a *.PDF file.
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