Documenta Nepalica

Book Series

Documenta Nepalica: Book Series is an open-access and print-on-demand publication series. It is jointly edited by the Research Unit “Documents on the History of Religion and Law of Premodern Nepal” of the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and the National Archives of Nepal.

In its aim to disseminate research results on historical documents and related texts from Nepal and the Himalayan region, it brings out editions, translations and philological studies of particular texts or text corpora, along with contextual background studies. The series welcomes contributions representing different disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches, including but not limited to Indology, Tibetology, linguistics, history, anthropology, religious studies, and digital humanities.

Government of Nepal
National Archives

Bibliographic details

Documenta Nepalica


Chief Editor: Axel Michaels

Editorial Board

Research Unit “Documents on the History of Religion and Law of Premodern Nepal”; Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities:

  • Manik Bajracharya
  • Simon Cubelic
  • Rajan Khatiwoda
  • Astrid Zotter
  • Christof Zotter

Government of Nepal, National Archives:

  • Bhesh Narayan Dahal
  • Saubhagya Pradhananga
  • Niran Rajvamshi
  • Raju Rimal
  • Kumar Shrestha

ISSN 2568-7867 (Print)
ISSN 2569-8141 (online)