Discovering the Vedas: origins, mantras, rituals and insights

pt. 1. Origins and backgrounds -- pt. 2. The Vedas -- pt. 3. Analysing the Vedas -- pt. 4. What can we learn from the Vedas? --pt. 5. The Vedas and Buddhism

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Staal, Frits 1930-2012
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: New Delhi, India [u.a.] Penguin Books India 2008
Edition:1. publ.
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Veda
B Vedism / Buddhism / Relationship
Further subjects:B Civilization, Hindu
B Hinduism Relations Buddhism
B Vedas Criticism, interpretation, etc
B Buddhism Relations Hinduism
B Hindu civilization
B Hinduism Rituals
Online Access: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Verlag)
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Summary:pt. 1. Origins and backgrounds -- pt. 2. The Vedas -- pt. 3. Analysing the Vedas -- pt. 4. What can we learn from the Vedas? --pt. 5. The Vedas and Buddhism
Item Description:"Errata" slip tipped in. - Includes index. - Includes bibliographical references (p. [384]-401). - Includes mantras in Sanskrit
ISBN:0143099868