Editor - Prof. Ranjini Obeysekera
This is the second volume of the English Translation of the Revered Book of Five Hundred and Fifty Jataka Stories. Without a doubt it is the best known, best loved, and the most venerated books in Buddhist Sri Lanka. This volume contains 201 – 400 stories from the great epic. The volume has been translated by a prominent and reknown editorial panel headed by professor Ranjini Obeysekera. Professor Ranjini Obeysekera has a PhD in English literature from the University of Washington. She has also served as a lecturer at the English Department of the University of Peradeniya and has worked for many years as a lecturer in the universities of California and Princeton. She has also translated a number of books into English, and has won the State Literary Award for her work.