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Vishnu Pura n a, a system of Hindu mythology and tradition

Vishnu Pura n a, a system of Hindu mythology and tradition

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Published by Published by John Murray... in London .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated from the original Sanscrit, and illustratedby notes ... by H.H. Wilson....
ContributionsWilson, Horace Hayman.
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Open LibraryOL14383895M

The different works known by the name of Puranas are evidently derived from the same religions system as the Ramayana and Mahabharata, or from the myth-heroic stage of Hindu belief. They present, however, peculiarities which designate their belonging to a later period, and to an important modification in the progress of opinion. The Vishnu Purana (IAST: Viṣṇu Purāṇa) is one of the eighteen Mahapuranas, a genre of ancient and medieval texts of Hinduism. It is an important Pancharatra text in the Vaishnavism literature corpus. The manuscripts of Vishnu Purana have survived into the modern era in many versions.

Get this from a library! The Vishńu Puráńa: a system of Hindu mythology and tradition.. [H H Wilson;] -- Hindu mythological text with commentary. The Padma Purana (Sanskrit: पद्म पुराण) is one of the eighteen major Puranas, a genre of texts in is an encyclopedic text, named after the lotus in which creator god Brahma appeared, and includes large sections dedicated to Vishnu, as well as significant sections on Shiva and Shakti.. The manuscripts of Padma Purana have survived into the modern era in numerous.

Part of a series on Hinduism Hindus History Concepts Worldview Hindu cosmology Puranic chronology Hindu mythology. The Vishnu Purana A System Of Hindu Mythology And Tradition Translated From The Original Sanskrit And Illustrated By Notes Derived Chiefly From Other Puranas Author: H. H. Wilson ISBN: .


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h. wilson, m. a. f.rŚ. member of the royal asiatic society, and of the asiatic societies of bengal and paris; of the imperial society of naturalists, moscow.