Śaiva Tantric Material in the Yogavāsiṣṭha

Hanneder, Jürgen

In: Wiener Zeitschrift für die Kunde Südasiens, 42 (1998), pp. 67-76. ISSN 0084-0084

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The Yogavāsiṣṭha (YV) has for a long time been overlooked by historians of Indian literature, and despite a monograph by Glasenapp published in 1951 that drew some attention to it and the work of Thomi it is only through the 'discovery' of its Kashmirian version (Mokṣopāya) and an analysis of the various recensions made by Walter Slaje that this fascinating work can now be made the subject of closer investigation.

Document type: Article
Version: Secondary publication
Date Deposited: 22 September 2020
ISSN: 0084-0084
Faculties / Institutes: Miscellaneous > Individual person
DDC-classification: Religions of Indic origin
Controlled Subjects: Yogavāsiṣṭha, Mokṣopāya
Uncontrolled Keywords: Indien, Sanskrit, Shivaismus / India, Sanskrit, Shaivism
Subject (classification): Indology
Countries/Regions: India
Series: People > Schriften von Jürgen Hanneder
Volume: 5