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Yajña
(13,310 words)

Yajña is the central notion of vedic religion (1500–500 BCE). Vedic religion is polytheistic, and the sacrifice, devoid o…

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Steiner, Karin, “Yajña”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 26 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_2030040>
First published online: 2018



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