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From material to deity : Indian rituals of consecration / edited by Shingo Einoo, Jun Takashima.

Contributor(s): Einoo, Shingo | Takashima, Jun
Publisher: New Delhi : Manohar, 2005.Description: ix, 333 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 8173046271
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The formation of Hindu ritual / Shingo Einoo; Abhiseka in the Vedic and post-Vedic rituals / Yasuhiro Tsuchiyama; Notes on the installation ceremonies described in the Grhyapariśistas / Shingo Einoo; Pratistha in the Śaiva Agamas / Jun Takashima; Consecration of divine images in a temple / Hiromichi Hikita; The installation ceremony in Tantric Buddhism / Masahide Mori; Linga worship as prescribed by the Śivapurana / Hiromichi Hikita

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Includes some passages in Sanskrit.