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homba Yakā in order that it might be available for me, and to the kindness of Mr. H. W. Codrington, of the Civil Service, I am indebted for native accounts of this deity compiled in various provinces. To my friend the late Dr. Paul Goldschmidt I owe my interest in the early inscriptions.
With regard to the scales of the drawings, which are usually expressed in fractions, the denominator divided by twelve gives the number of feet equal to one inch.
Through an inadvertence the word Vyādha appears in some places as Vyāda.
LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS AND PLATES
The Swāstika of Ceylon
Cover The God of the Rock
5 Vibhisana, his wife, and Lakshmana
7 A Modern Rākshasa
8 Nāgas as Guardians
Facing 15 A Yaksha
17 Weapons and Utensils of Vaeddas .
55 Stone Implements
65 Skanda and Valliyammā
Facing 115 Möhini .
136 Ayiyanār as Guardian
182 Rock Temple of the Galē-Deviyā
183 The Nirammulla Děwālaya
185 Dancing Rocks of the Gale-Deviyā
193 Ancient Utensils of the Galē-Deviyā
199 Small Cup-holes
223 Large Cup-holes
227 The Giant's Tank .
248 The Thūpārāma Dāgaba
263 The Thūpārāma Dāgaba. Elevation and Details 267 Map of Anuradhapura and its Tanks
271 The Maha Sāěya, Mihintale