The Aphorisms of Sandilya. With the Commentary of Swapneswara or the Hindu Doctrine of Faith. E. B. - COWELL.
The Aphorisms of Sandilya. With the Commentary of Swapneswara or the Hindu Doctrine of Faith.

The Aphorisms of Sandilya. With the Commentary of Swapneswara or the Hindu Doctrine of Faith.

Varanasi, India: Indological Book House, 1965. Second edition. Hardcover. Octavo. xii + 132 pp. Brown cloth, index. The second edition of this collection of he aphorisms of Sandilya, a Maharshi whose Bhaktisutras (Aphorisms on devotion) - which taught bhakti in a reasoned scientific way - are as famous as those of Narada. The commentary by Svapnesvara is the earliest one known on these sutras and is still considered their best exposition. The work was first published in Sanskrit by B. D. Basu in 1861, with its English translation by E.B. Cowell first published in 1878. Cheap producion values. Cloth a little rubbed, corners and spine ends bruised, paper browned with a bit of light chipping to edges , endpapers cracking at gutters, but still firm. Overall a tight and unmarked VG copy. ( no dust jacket ). Item #18672

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