The Cambridge Introduction To Sanskrit

Author: A. M. Ruppel
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107088283
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This book uses modern pedagogical methods and tools that allow students to grasp straightforward original Sanskrit texts within weeks.

The Cambridge Introduction To T S Eliot

Author: John Xiros Cooper
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139457903
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The primal syllable is elaborated in three Sanskrit injunctions, Datta, Dayadhvam,
Damyata, translated as Give, Sympathize, Control. If this is the wisdom to be
gained by winning the holy shrine of pilgrimage, it seems that we may have
arrived at the sought-after place. But the words spoken by the thunder are
glossed, and with each gloss we are returned to this side of revelation, only a
partial understanding of what lies beyond language, experience, and knowledge.
They speak of ...

The Cambridge Companion To Modern Indian Culture

Author: Vasudha Dalmia
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139825461
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... Sanskrit drama Shakuntala (1789), had also been the first to announce the
sensational new discovery of the national drama of the Hindus to the Occident. '
Dramatic poetry must have been immemorially ancient in the Indian empire', he
had speculated. The play of Sacontala must have been very popular when it was
first represented; for the Indian empire was then in full vigour, and the national
vanity must have been highly flattered by the magnificent introduction of those
kings and ...

The Cambridge Companion To Saussure

Author: Carol Sanders
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521804868
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value. Claudine. Normand. Introduction This chapter offers a historical and
theoretical perspective. ... from his own practice. The purpose of this new
teaching (i.e. general linguistics) was not to put forward new data or discoveries
about such and such a language, as Saussure did for instance when teaching
Sanskrit or Gothic, but to confront the difficulties involved in making something
worthwhile out of this mass of 'facts' from many languages, already fully
described by linguists during ...

The Cambridge Companion To The Bible

Author: Joseph Rawson Lumby
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An episode from the Lalfta Vistdra in Muir's Metrical Translations from the
Sanskrit (Triibner), ccxli, which the translator calls 'The Indian Simeon/ is of
exceptional interest. Compare for Northern Indian Buddhism E. Burnouf,
Introduction a Vhistoire du Bouddhis-me Indien (1844, 1876), and Le Lotus d-e la
bonne loi (1852) ; for Cingalese Buddhism, Spence Hardy, Eastern Monachism (
1851), Manual of Buddhism (1860, 1880), Legends and Theories of the
Buddhists il866) ; for Burmese ...

The Cambridge Companion To The Bible

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To a Western reader they are tedious and dull, yet not without passages of
considerable beauty. An episode from the Labia Vistdra in Muir*s Metrical
Translations from the Sanskrit (Triibner), ccxll, which the translator calls 'The
Indian Simeon,' is of exceptional interest. Compare for Northern Indian Buddhism
E. Burnouf, Introduction A I'histoire du Bouddhisme Indien (1844, 1876), and Le
Lotus de la bonne loi (1852) ; for Cingalese Buddhism, Spence Hardy, Eastern
Monachism (1851), ...

The Cambridge Companion To The Bible Containing The Structure Growth And Presersvation Of The Bible Introductions To The Several Books History And Chronology Antiquities Natural History Glossary Index Of Proper Names Index Of Subjects Concordance Maps And Index Of Places

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To a Western reader they are tedious and dull, yet not without passages of
considerable beauty. An episode from the Lalita Vistara in Muir's Metrical
Translations from the Sanskrit (Trübner), ccxli, which the translator calls “The
Indian Simeon,' is of exceptional interest. Compare for Northern Indian Buddhism
E. Burnouf, Introduction a l'histoire du Bouddhisme Indien (1844, 1876), and Le
Lotus de la bonne loi (1852); for Cingalese Buddhism, Spence Hardy, Eastern
Monachism (1851), ...

The Cambridge History Of Chinese Literature

Author: Kang-i Sun Chang
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521855587
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Introduction Chinese shares with Sanskrit and Hebrew the privilege of being one
of the longest continuous literary traditions. The antiquity of each of these
traditions has murky origins that are to some degree shaped by later construction,
additions, and editing. Each culture, however, never lost sight of its early texts,
which served as reference points as the traditions transformed over millennia. In
the course of millennia and spreading over large geographical regions, Chinese
and ...

The Cambridge Companion To Miracles

Author: Graham H. Twelftree
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139828533
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This book provides students with a scholarly introduction to miracles, which also covers philosophical, medical and historical issues.