Purana Perennis: Reciprocity and Transformation in Hindu and Jaina Texts
SUNY Press, Jan 1, 1993 - Religion - 331 pages
In this volume, leading American, European, and Indian scholars including John E. Cort, Friedhelm Hardy, Padmanabh S. Jaini, Laurie L. Patton, A. K. Ramanujan, Velcheru Narayana Rao, and David Shulman discuss the subject of the Puran'as, focusing particularly on the relationship between the "Great Puran'as" of the Sanskrit tradition and the many other sorts of Puran'as. The Puran'as are essentially collections of stories dealing with all aspects of myth, ritual, science, and history, and the authors of these essays are all superb storytellers.
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The Scrapbook of Undeserved Salvation The Kedara Khanda of the Skanda Purana
From South to North and Back Again
Purdnā as Brahminic Ideology
On Folk Mythologies and Folk Pur anas
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Information and TransformationTwo Faces of the Puranas
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