Language and style of the Vedic R̥ṣis by T. IНЎA Elizarenkova

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  • Vedas. Rgveda -- Language, style.,
  • Vedic language -- Style.,
  • Rishis -- India -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-317) and index.

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Statementby Tatyana J. Elizarenkova ; edited with an introduction by Wendy Doniger.
SeriesSUNY series in Hindu studies
ContributionsDoniger, Wendy.
LC ClassificationsPK335 .E45 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 331 p. ;
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1735369M
ISBN 100791416674, 0791416682
LC Control Number92040318

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Language and style of the Vedic R̥ṣis. Albany: State University of New York, © (OCoLC) Online version: Elizarenkova, T. I︠A︡. (Tatʹi︠a︡na I︠A︡kovlevna). Language and style of the Vedic R̥ṣis. Albany: State University of New York, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Elizarenkova, perhaps the greatest living scholar of the Rgveda and certainly its greatest linguist, explains here the relationships between a very complicated grammatical system and the peculiarities of style of the archaic religious poetry.

The laudatory hymn is treated as an act of verbal communication between the poet Rsi and the deity, with the hymn itself transmitting Reviews: 1.

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