MISIEWICZ, Władysław

MISIEWICZ, Władysław. Lemberg (Lviv) 11.4.1910 — 1.11.1997. Polish Bauddha. After matriculation worked in various clerical posts, finally as the head of a reference library in Radom. In the WW II served in cavalry, then German war prisoner. After war became interested in Buddhism and began learning Pāli. An Esperantist.

Publications: Wrote on Buddhism in Esperanto.

– An elementary Pāli grammar, Polish translation of Practical Buddhism by Nyayasatta and of The Heart of Buddhist Meditation by Nyayaponika (1960), etc.

Sources: Buddhist Studies Review 15, 1998, 75f.; *G. Podgajniak, Biuletyn Kwartalny Radomskiego Towarzystva Naukowego 1999, 125-128 (in Polish).

Last Updated on 4 months by Admin

image_print

Comments are closed.