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A Buddhist Ritual Manual on Agriculture Vajratuṇḍasamayakalparāja – Critical Edition

Gergely Hidas

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145 Pages
English
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Publisher
De Gruyter
Year
2019
ISBN-13
9783110617658

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About This Book

A hitherto unpublished scripture of Buddhist dharani literature, the Vajratuṇḍasamayakalparāja has been recently discovered in five Nepalese manuscripts. This rare Sanskrit text from around the fifth century focuses on the ritual practice of thaumaturgic weather control for successful agricultu... (see more details)

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