A Study of Soma Sacrifices in the Aśvalayana Śrautasūtra

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Sanskrit Book Depot, 2008 - Sacrifice - 195 pages
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Crtical study of Soma sacrificial rites, a kind of Vedic rites as propounded in the Āśvalāyanaśrautasūtra, an aphoristic manual according to the Āśvalāyana recension of the {u0052}gveda.

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Contents

Section 1
6
Section 2
15
Section 3
22
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Abhiplava Abhiplava sadahas Acchavaka According to Asvalayana Adhvaryu priest Aditya Agni Agnihotra Agnistoma Agnistoma sacrifice Ahavaniya Ahavaniya fire Ahina Aitareya Brahmana Ajya Alekhana animal sacrifice anurupa anuvakya Apastamba Aranyaka Asmarathya Asmarathya and Alekhana Asvalayana Asvamedha Asvina Atharva Veda Atiratra Ayus belonging Bharadvaja Brahmana Brhaspati Camasadhvaryus camasas chanting clarified butter connected consecration consumption darbha grass Dasaratra day sacrifice day Soma sacrifice deities Dharma Sutra Dhruva Diksa divinities follows Gavamayana goblets graha Grhya Grhya sutras havirdhana Here homa Hotr priest Hotrakas hymns hymns beginning Indra Isti Jadavpur University Kalpa Sutras Katyayana kratu Ksatriya libation litany Mahavira Mahavrata Maitravaruna mantra Maruts mentioned metre mid-day morning pressing Niskevalya oblations offered omenta one-day Soma sacrifice parvan paryaya Prajapati prakrti Pratigara Pratiprasthatr Pravargya Prayanlya prescribes pressing day pressing session priesdy fees Prsthya Prsthya sadaha purohita Rajasuya recitation Rg Veda rite ritual sacrifice is performed sacrificial ceremonies sadaha Sanskrit Satapatha Brahmana Sattra Saunaka Savitr Sodasin Soma juice Soma sacrifice called Soma stalks Srauta Sutras stomas stotra Sudra Sukra surras Sutrakara Taittiriya Samhita takes place tercets third pressing Trikadruka Tristubh tvam Udayanlya Udgatr Udgatr priest Ukthya Upasat utter Vaisya Vajapeya Varuna Vasat Vasat-call Vayu Veda Vedic verses beginning Visvajit Visvedevas Yajur Veda yajya verse

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