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"The manuscript S1 is one of the chief witnesses to the Sanskrit Yasna, containing the Avestan text of the Zoroastrian Yasna liturgy to chapter 46.19, together with a Sanskrit translation and commentary. This book contains the complete, full-colour set of facsimile images of S1. An introduction by Leon Goldman provides an overview of the Zoroastrian Sanskrit tradition together with a discussion of the S1 manuscript covering its physical appearance, its age and history, and for the first time, a detailed palaeographic analysis of the Avestan and Sanskrit text"--back cover.

Title The Sanskrit Yasna manuscript S1 / by Leon Goldman.
Additional Titles Avesta. Yasna 1.
Edition Facsimile edition.
Co-Author Goldman, Leon, 1981- (editor writer of introduction writer of supplementary textual content)
Publisher Leiden
Boston : Brill
Creation Date 2018
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-371).
Series Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 2, South Asia, 0169-9377
volume 32
Corpus Avesticum series
volume 32/1
Format x, 371 pages : illustrations, color facsimiles
25 cm.
Language English
Copyright Date ©2018
Identifier ISBN9789004357693
System Number 990043889270205171
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