The Veda in Kashmir

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Full title: The Veda in Kashmir / by Michael Witzel.
Alternative titles: Veda in Kashmir :
Works.
Main author: Witzel, Michael, 1943- (Author)
Other authors: Krick, Hertha, 1945-1979.
Format: Book           


Summary: "The Veda in Kashmir presents a detailed history and the current state of Veda tradition in Kashmir. It traces the vicissitudes of Vedic texts and rituals and their survival during some 400 years of Muslim rule. The peculiarities of the Śākalya Ṛgveda, Kaṭha Yajurveda, and Paippalāda Atharvaveda texts are discussed in great detail. The rituals from birth to death of the Pandits, the Kashmiri Brahmins, are depicted and explained, including current interpretation"--
Other authors: Krick, Hertha, 1945-1979.
Language: English
Sanskrit
German
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Department of South Asian Studies, Harvard University, 2020.
Classmark: KC294.5921 /989531
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Series: Harvard oriental series ; 94-95.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 1404-1466).
ISBN: 9780674258273
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9780674984370
0674984374
9780674257771
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