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Understanding mantras, Harvey P. Alper, editor

Label
Understanding mantras
Title
Understanding mantras
Statement of responsibility
Harvey P. Alper, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
294.5/37
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL1236.36
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alper, Harvey P.
Series statement
SUNY series in religious studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mantras
  • RELIGION
  • Mantras
  • Mantra
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Mantra
  • Incantations
Label
Understanding mantras, Harvey P. Alper, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Harvey P. Alper -- Mántra kaviśatá: speech as performative in the Ṛgveda / Ellison Banks Findly -- Vedic Mantras / Frits Staal -- The Mantra in Vedic and Tantric ritual / Wade T. Wheelock -- Mantra in Āyurveda: a study of the use of magico-religious speech in ancient Indian medicine / Kenneth G. Zysk -- Are Mantras speech acts? The Mīmāṃsā point of view / John Taber -- The meaning and power of Mantras in Bhartṛhari's Vākyapadīya / Harold Coward -- Mantras in the Śivapurāṇa / Ludo Rocher -- The use of Mantra in yogic meditation: the testimony of the Pāśupata / Gerhard Oberhammer -- The Pāñcarātra attitude to Mantra / Sanjukta Gupta -- The cosmos as Śiva's language-game: "Mantra" according to Kṣemarāja's Śivasūtravimarśinī / Harvey P. Alper -- Conclusion: Mantras--what are they? / André Padoux
Control code
42855878
Extent
1 online resource (v, 530 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585075600
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42855878
Label
Understanding mantras, Harvey P. Alper, editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Harvey P. Alper -- Mántra kaviśatá: speech as performative in the Ṛgveda / Ellison Banks Findly -- Vedic Mantras / Frits Staal -- The Mantra in Vedic and Tantric ritual / Wade T. Wheelock -- Mantra in Āyurveda: a study of the use of magico-religious speech in ancient Indian medicine / Kenneth G. Zysk -- Are Mantras speech acts? The Mīmāṃsā point of view / John Taber -- The meaning and power of Mantras in Bhartṛhari's Vākyapadīya / Harold Coward -- Mantras in the Śivapurāṇa / Ludo Rocher -- The use of Mantra in yogic meditation: the testimony of the Pāśupata / Gerhard Oberhammer -- The Pāñcarātra attitude to Mantra / Sanjukta Gupta -- The cosmos as Śiva's language-game: "Mantra" according to Kṣemarāja's Śivasūtravimarśinī / Harvey P. Alper -- Conclusion: Mantras--what are they? / André Padoux
Control code
42855878
Extent
1 online resource (v, 530 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585075600
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42855878

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