BÜCHLER, Pál. Bácstótváros 25.1.1877 — Marosvásárhely 7.7.1946. Hungarian (of Transylvania) Philolog and Translator interested in Sanskrit. Ph.D. 1907 Budapest (diss. on Homer). In 1916/18 Oberlehrer in Maros-Vásárhely in Transylvania, in 1926/30 Professor at Commercial School in Targu-Mures in Romania. He translated parts of the Mānavadharmaśāstra in Hungarian and worked on the Tantrākhyāyika.

Publications: Manu törvénykönyve. Mánavadharma.sásztra. Koloszvár 1916 (ch. 8-9).

Wrote articles in the Hungarian lexicon of world literature in 1930.

Sources: Wojtilla 1977, 180; also briefly mentioned in Bethlenfalvy 1980, 20; (*)Magyar Életrajzi Lexikon 1978-1991; member-lists of D.M.G. 1916, 1918, 1926, 1930; *Hungarian Wikipedia.


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