Indian Serpent-lore: Or, The Nāgas in Hindu Legend and Art

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Asian Educational Services, 1995 - Folklore - 318 pages
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Contents

PLATE
38
THE NĀGAS IN THE GREAT EPIC
47
THE NĀGAS AND THE BUDDHA
93
THE NĀGAS IN THE JĀTAKAS
132
Nāga image of Nālandā facing page
164
ORAP PAGE
178
Janmachitraka and the sorcerer Borobudur
184
Buddha sheltered by Muchilinda Cambodia
188
Maniyār Math Old Rājgir 99
218
THE WATERSPIRITS OF THE HAPPY VALLEY
220
a View of Vular Lake Kashmir 16 View of Vernāg Kashmir
228
THE NĀGAS AS THEY SURVIVE IN WORSHIP AND LEGEND
247
Någ temple at Chintā Bhadarvāh
248
Images of Bāski Nāg and his Vizier Chambā
252
Temple of Gotam Rikhi Kuļū 02
256
Nāgakals of Kikkeri Mysore
270

THE PRINCIPAL NAGARĀJAS
188
Rocksculpture at Māmallapuram
189
Vishņu reclining on Sesha Mamallapuram
194
Boar incarnation of Vishņu Baragaon
196
Great Nāga at Gate of Victory Angkor Thom Cambodia
200
Shrine at Panataran Java
204
Group of Nāgakals at Anekal Mysore
272
Additional Notes
281
Index
289
154
297
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