We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using Harrassowitz-Verlag.de you accept our cookies. Please find further Informations in our Privacy Policy Statement
Precepts for the Worship of Visnu / Adhyayas 82-105 (with a Pada-Index of Adhyayas 1-105)
editor(s): Grünendahl, Reinhold
volume: Part 3
pages/dimensions: VIII, 351 pages
language: English
binding: Book (Paperback)
dimensions: 17.00 × 24.00 cm
weight: 600g
edition: Print on Demand-Nachdruck
publishing date: 01.01.1990
prices: 88,00 Eur[D] / 90,50 Eur[A]
ISBN: 978-3-447-02983-4
88,00 Eur

This Sanskrit text dealing with the liturgy of early Visnuism has been edited on the basis of 15 manuscripts that are described in detail. The importance of the text lies in its close relations with the didactic portions of the Mahabharata, various Puranas and other sectarian works, among them its prominent successor, the Visnudharmottara.
The edition consists of three parts. Besides the edited texts, a summary thereof, and remarks on the literary history, each part contains a concordance of parallels and citations, and a list of selected names and epithets of Visnu.