Concept of Jātavedas in Vedic literature
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Published by Eastern Book Linkers in Delhi .
Written in English


  • Agni (Hindu deity) -- Cult.,
  • Vedic literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Hinduism -- Rituals.

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Study of different aspects of Jātavedas, an epithet of Agni, Hindu deity.

Edition Notes

StatementSachidananda Mahapatra.
LC ClassificationsBL1225.A452 M34 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3711321M
ISBN 108178540304
LC Control Number2003310086

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