- Publisher : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
- Product Code : 9789812309389C16
Noboru Karashima ; Y. Subbarayalu
Noboru Karashima is Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo and has a D.Litt. from University of Tokyo. He has been President, Epigraphical Society of India (1985); President, Historical Society of Japan (1993); President, International Association of Tamil Research (1995); President, Japanese Association for South Asian Studies (19962000); and was awarded the Academic Prize of the Fukuoka Asian Cultural Prize (1995) and the Japan Academy Prize (2003). ; Y. Subbarayalu is with the Department of Epigraphy, Tamil University, Thanjavur.