Ritual and mantras: rules without meaning, New York, 1990

Staal, Frits

₹ 345.00

This is an original study of ritual and mantras which shows that rites lead a life of their own, unaffected by religion or society. In its analysis of Vedic ritual, it uses methods inspired by logic, linguistics, anthropology and Asian Studies

ISBN 13: 9788120814110

ISBN 10: 8120814118

Year: 1996

Pages etc.: Reprint: xix,490p., bibl., ind., 23cm.

Binding: Hardbound

Subject(s): T

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