This article is a publication of two fragments of a Tocharian B manuscripts
kept in the Petrovsky sub-collection of the Serindian Collection of the IOM RAS with a
text of Buddhist content related to the conversion of Uruvilvā-Kāśyapa. The article
provides transliteration and transcription of the text, as well as the provisional translation.
Assumptions are made regarding the Sanskrit and Tocharian B literature parallels.
On October 21, 2019, at the Far Eastern Studies Seminar organized by the Department of Far Eastern Studies of the IOM RAS, A. V. Zorin will submit his presentation Tibetan Studies of Daniel Gottlieb Messerschmidt (1685–1735).