cover image: The Journal of Oriental Research  Madras  December 1949



The Journal of Oriental Research Madras December 1949


These verses describe (a) the breaking open by means of spells (of truth) of the cave-prison by Indra (b) the apperance of the Dawn the sun and of the rivers and (c) the propping up of the sky. [...] p. 282) the shatteing of the cave imprisoning the cows the delivery of the cows Waters or rivers and the Dawns the winning of light (or causing the sun to appear in the sky) and the propping up of the earth and the sky all form part of the same exploit peformed by the Angirases Indra Brhaspati Agni and others. [...] These verses refer to the freeing by the Angirases Brhaspati and others of the cows and the rivers (or waters) imprisoned in the mountain cave and the propping up of the earth. [...] In the former we come across a comprehensive list of the roots in the spoken language of ninini's time including the northern and the eastern divisions of the country as well as the many dilectical regions corresponding to the areas of modern Indian languages which have inherited substantially the roots listed by Parini. [...] Yuan Chuang's reference to Panini's visit to the court of the king and to the latter's approval of the Ashtadhyayi is corroborated more explicitly in the account of the MafijuSrimfilkalpa Somadeva and Taranatha who relate the story of Panini's friendship with the Nanda emperor arising out of the former's mission to the celebrated capital of Pataliputra where in the Great Synod (rajasabha) P
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i-ii S. Sastri view
Vedic Studies: V. Orva
101-123 A. Venkatasubbiah view
124-134 V.S. Agrawala view
The Gajapati Bhanudeva IV
135-147 N. Venkataramanayya view
Some New Facts About Chola History
148-151 N. Rao view
Some Kavi-Raksasas their Identities and Works
152-158 V. Raghavan view
Matrdatta a Friend of Dandin
159-165 S. Iyer view
Date of Vaidyahrdayananda a Work on Medicine by Yogi Praharaja—Later Than C.A.D. 1550
166-171 P.K. Gode view
Book Reviews
172-172 unknown view
A Primer of Indian Logic
i-114 unknown view
i-ii unknown view

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