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Hintze, Almut
A Zoroastrian Liturgy
The Worship in Seven Chapters (Yasna 35-41)
volume: 12
pages/dimensions: XIII, 397 pages
language: English
binding: Book (Hardback)
dimensions: 17.00 × 24.00 cm
weight: 800g
edition: 1. Auflage
publishing date: 12.01.2007
prices: 98,00 Eur[D] / 100,80 Eur[A]
ISBN: 978-3-447-05665-6
98,00 Eur

This volume offers an edition and translation of the Avestan
text of the Yasna Haptanghaiti (YH), together with an introduction,
commentary and dictionary. The commentary surveys
and summarizes the scholarly debate about individual
Avestan words and expressions, while the introduction offers
an analysis of the composition of the YH.
Table of contents:

I. Introduction
1. The position of the Yasna Haptanghaiti in the Yasna
2. The poetic form of the Yasna Haptanghaiti
3. The composition of the Yasna Haptanghaiti
4. The Yasna Haptanghaiti as an example of Indo-European
liturgical poetry
5. The manuscripts of the Yasna Haptanghaiti
6. Arrangement of the present edition
II. Text and Translation Yasna 35, Yasna 36, Yasna 37,
Yasna 38, Yasna 39, Yasna 40, Yasna 41
III. Edition and Commentary
IV. Dictionary
V. References
VI. Abbreviations
VII. Indices
Index of Words
Index of Passages
Index of Names and Subjects