Isanasivagurudevpadhatti of Isanasiva- Gurudeva, 2 Vols

By: T. Ganapati Shastri & N.P. Unni

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Tantrapaddhati better known at Isana-sivagurudevapaddhati after the name of its author Isanasiva is a monumental treatise on Tantra. The renowned author from Kerala belonging to the 12th century has composed this compendium of encyclopaedic nature based on Saivagamas and other Trantric works. The work is divided into four parts, viz Samanyapada. Mantrapada, Kriyapada and Yogapada. The first two Padas form the first part of the Book while the other two form the second part. Altogether the treatise consists of 119 chapters called Patalas and deals with a varity of topics such as hymns of various deities; mears of their attainment; their application for averting evil effects; the Science of magic; construction and renovation of temples; their consecration; daily rituals and festivals and numerous other details. Over sixty authoritative works pertaining to a wide range of scientific and technical literature is referred to by The Author as his sources.The work was originally edited by Mahamahopadhyaya Dr. T. Ganapati Sastri some sixty years ago in renowned Trivandrum Sanskrit Series four parts. The Present edition contian detailed general introduction study by Dr. N.P. Unni Former Professor and Head of the Dept. of Sanskrit University of Kerala and Ex - Vice Chancellor, Sree Sankaracharya, Sanskrit University.Printed Pages: 1082.

Title: Isanasivagurudevpadhatti of Isanasiva- Gurudeva, 2 Vols

Author Name: T. Ganapati Shastri & N.P. Unni

Categories: Sanskrit and Vedic Literature, India,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2006

ISBN: 8183150136

ISBN 13: 9788183150132

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 104051

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