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Uniform Title Upanishads. Selections. English.
Title Saṃnyāsa Upaniṣads : Hindu scriptures on asceticism and renunciation / translated with introduction and notes by Patrick Olivelle
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1992
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 320 pages)
Summary The first readable and accurate translation of twenty of the most authoritative Hindu documents pertaining to ascetic ideals and the ascetic way of life, this text opens to students a major source for the study of the Hindu ascetical institution and of the historical changes they underwent during a period of a thousand years or more
Analysis Hinduism Scriptures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-296) and indexes
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Translated from Sanskrit
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Subject Asceticism -- Hinduism -- Early works to 1800.
Sannyasi -- Early works to 1800.
Form Electronic book
Author Olivelle, Patrick.
ISBN 0195070445 (hard ;) (acid-free paper)
0195361377 (e-bk.)
1423764544 (electronic bk.)
9780195070446 (hard ;) (acid-free paper)
9780195361377 (e-bk.)
9781423764540 (electronic bk.)