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Cultural history from the Matsyapurana.

Sureshachandra Govindlal Kantawala

Cultural history from the Matsyapurana.

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Published by Maharaja Savajirao University of Baroda in Baroda .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puranas. -- Matsyapurāṇa

  • Edition Notes

    A revision of the author"s thesis, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.

    Other titlesPuranas. Matsyapurāṇa.
    SeriesM.S. University of Baroda research series, 8, M.S. University of Baroda research series -- 8
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1135 P77 K3 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination477p.
    Number of Pages477
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14921216M

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The Matsya Purana (IAST: Matsya Purāṇa) is one of the eighteen major Puranas (Mahapurana), and among the oldest and better preserved in the Puranic genre of Sanskrit literature in Hinduism.

The text is a Vaishnavism text named after the half-human and half-fish avatar of Vishnu. However, the text has been called by the 19th-century Sanskrit scholar Horace Hayman Wilson, "although a Shaivism.

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Book: Matsya Purana Author: Sri Vyasadeva (Vedvyas) Language: Sanskrit (in Bengali Typeset) with Bengali Translation Edited by: Sri Panchanan Tarkaratna Translated by: Sri Tarakanta Debsharma Kavyatirtha Published and Printed by: Sri Natavar Chakravarti Topics: sri, matsy, matsya, puran, purana, puranam, puraanam, puraan, puraana, matsypuran.

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About the Book The present book viz. The Scio-political life of India in the age of the Puranas contains an introduction to the Puranas which is followed by nine chapters containing different aspects of the socio-political life of India. The book is completed with Concluding Remarks and a bibliography.

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Some scholars have indeed given us fragmentary accounts of particular periods or have dealt with various topics bearing upon her economic life in the past. The difficulties of reconstruction are very great. First of all [ ]. Vishuvat means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India.

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