Hindu Scriptures available in Paperback
|Publisher:||University of California Press|
|Edition description:||First Edition, Edited with new translations by the author|
|Product dimensions:||6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x 6.25(d)|
About the Author
Dominic Goodall was educated at Ampleforth College and at Pembroke College, Oxford. He is now attached to the Institute Français de Pondichèry in South
India and is working on the manuscript collection there.
Table of Contents
Note on the Editor
Note on the Texts and Translations
Guide to Pronunciation
FROM THE RG-VEDA
III, lxii, The 'Gayatri'
I, xxiv To Varuna and Others
I, cliv To Visnu
II, i To Agni
II, xii To
II, xxxii To Rudra
IX, lxxiv Soma Pressed in the Bowls
X, lxxxi To Visvakarman
X, lxxxii To Visvakarman
X, xc The Sacrifice of Primal Man
X, cxxi Prajapati (the 'Golden Embryo')
X, cxxix '
In the Beginning . . .'
FROM THE ATHARVA-VEDA
X, ii Primal Man
X, vii Skambha (the Support)
X, viii Skambha again
XI, iv To the Breath of Life
FROM THE UPANISHADS
FROM THE YAJNAVALKYA-SMRTI
The Law Book of Yajnavalkya, Chapter 1 (Conduct)
The Law Bok of Yajnavalkya, Chapter 3 (Reparations)
FROM THE KIRANA-TANTRA
FROM THE BHAGAVATA-PURANA
Book X, Chapters 29-33
Suggestions for Further Reading
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