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A Companion to Dharmasastra
Rs.350.00

Dharmashastra is not just a corpus of scriptural texts. It is rather a genre, in its own right, of writings comprising prescriptive codes of righteous conduct in different spheres: whether familial, societal, ritualist...

A Peep at Indology
Rs.150.00

How far has the poetic style of the Vedas influenced the later Sanskrit literature, specially the authors of Brahmanas, Upanishads, and even lexicons? How far do the Dharmashastras, particularly in terms of...

A Sanskrit Grammar for Students
Rs.220.00

It is an altogether fresh 'reprint' of the eminent Orientalist, Arthur Macdonell's A Sanskrit Grammar (1927 edition: Oxford). Which, ever since its first appearance, has been widely acclaimed: both in India a...

A Sanskrit Grammar for Students
Rs.180.00

It is an altogether fresh 'reprint' of the eminent Orientalist, Arthur Macdonell's A Sanskrit Grammar (1927 edition: Oxford). Which, ever since its first appearance, has been widely acclaimed: both in India a...

A Vedic Grammer for Students
Rs.300.00

Here is a key to unlock the oldest treasury of mankind's wisdom: Vedic literature -- not just the metrical language of its hymns, but also the prose pieces of the Brahmanas/Brah-mana-like writings: whether fro...

A Vedic Grammer for Students
Rs.225.00

Here is a key to unlock the oldest treasury of mankind's wisdom: Vedic literature -- not just the metrical language of its hymns, but also the prose pieces of the Brahmanas/Brah-mana-like writings: whether fro...

Apsarases in Indian Literature and the Legend of Urvasi and Pururavas
Rs.350.00

Indian literature abounds in a variety of myths and legends narrating allegorical/historical stories with moral teachings where celestial or semi-celestial beings, in particular the apsarases, occupy an important place. ...

Atreyashiksha
Rs.800.00
<p style="text-align: justify;"> <em>Atreyashiksha</em> is one of the Shiksha texts of the <em>Krishna-Yajurveda</em>, Taittiriya school. This text has been critically edited and translated consulting two palm-leaf manuscripts which are currently the only di...
Autobiography of an Absolutist
Rs.1,000.00

Nataraja Guru's guruhood is pure and philosophically correct, making as few concessions as possible to relativistic or social notions. He is a guru of absolutist truth. It is too rare to be popularly understood. It is not t...

Bharatiya Samskriti men Striyon ki Sthiti
Rs.140.00

Respecting of women was prevalent in Indian culture ever since the Vedic period. The life values of women were considered holy and pure in those times. In the literature pertaining to Ramayana, Mahabharata...

Dictionary of Pali-Sanskrit-Hindi-English
Rs.600.00

As the teachings of the Buddha and the main Buddhist literature in original, as well as in translation, are contained mainly in Pali and Sanskrit languages, apart from Tibetan and Chinese as well, knowledge of Pali and Sanskrit...

Early Indian Historical Tradition and Archaeology
Rs.600.00

In mankind's history, India's is the longest literary tradition -- "so ancient that it cannot be illustrated either by con- temporary books or from monuments". The Rigveda, indisputably the oldest liter...

History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 1)
Rs.420.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Inscriptions are the most authentic and vital source for reconstructing the history of India. Epigraphs were composed in Sanskrit in various parts of India and the ancient Tamil country was no ex...
History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 1)
Rs.620.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Inscriptions are the most authentic and vital source for reconstructing the history of India. Epigraphs were composed in Sanskrit in various parts of India and the ancient Tamil country was no ex...
History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 2)
Rs.700.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Epigraphy, or the study of inscriptions, has played a very important role in reconstructing the history of India. Tamil Nadu in particular has a very large number of epigraphs, which have been of...
History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 2)
Rs.400.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Epigraphy, or the study of inscriptions, has played a very important role in reconstructing the history of India. Tamil Nadu in particular has a very large number of epigraphs, which have been of...
India in the Vedic Age
Rs.1,100.00

Vedas aren't just the scriptural texts, but the earliest record of Indo, Aryan civilisation. On the basis of this corpus of mankind's oldest literature, together with his indepth analyses of the later-day Pura...

Lifestyle of the Vedic People
Rs.500.00

Based on a deep analysis of the Vedic literature, the book deals with aspects of everyday life of the Vedic people: their housing, mode of production and occupations, social organisation, education, food and drink, entertainmen...

Linguistic Representations
Rs.990.00

The essays in this volume deal with the nature of linguistic representations as distinguished from other types of representations, including mental representations. These study language and linguistic representations, examining crucial questions like nature of language and language as a source...

Matrimonial Alliances and Ancient Indian Polity (c.600 BCE to c. CE 650)
Rs.650.00

Matrimonial alliances between royal families to further the power, prestige and influence were a prominent feature of politics in ancient India. This volume examines the matrimonial alliances among the ruling dynasties of ancie...

Movement and Mimesis
Rs.650.00

The antiquity of dance in India is well known but its precise characteristics are not. What, exactly, constituted dancing? How was it distinguished from other performing arts? These and other fundamental questions about the nat...

Narayanaguroh Laghukritayah
Rs.100.00

Out of the nineteen Sanskrit works written by Narayana Guru, the longest is the Darshanamala. A commentary on the Darshanamala by Professor M.H. Shastri is published in a single volume. A set of commentaries on th...

Panini to Patanjali
Rs.300.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">The book presents scholarly essays examining the origin and evolution of Sanskrit grammar in ancient India -- from the time of Panini to Patanjali. It focuses on the monumental works in Sanskrit ...
Perspectives in the Vedic and the Classical Sanskrit Heritage
Rs.325.00

A distinguished scholar who has had a lifetime engagement with Sanskrit studies: ranging from the Vedic samhitas to contemporary literary criticism, Professor Davane here offers at once insightful, highly stimulating per...

Perspectives on the Origin of Indian Civilization
Rs.700.00

The earliest Indian inscriptions date from the third century before Christ. Arch-aeological and palaeo-anthropological evidence, as well as the Indian oral tradition, consistently  point  to the ‘continuity’ of the Indian Civilization back to ...

Retrieval of History from Puranic Myths
Rs.250.00

Did Rama banish his wife Sita? Did Krishna have Radha for his companion? Was Shakuntala Vishvamitra's daughter? Could Bhagiratha bring about the Ganga's descent from heaven? Or, was Vyasa really the author of the tradit...

Samarasya: Studies in Indian Arts, Philosophy and Interreligious Dialogue
Rs.3,000.00

The present volume is a tribute to Dr. Bettina Baumer, an eminent scholar of Indology and Religious Studies in general and of Kashmir Shaivism in particular, and one of the important exponents of interreligious dialogue....

Sanskrit Across Cultures
Rs.480.00

Sanskrit may be said to be one of the oldest extant languages of the Indo-European group of languages. It is hailed as the memory of the human race and its earliest cultural history. No serious study of the world civilization a...

Sanskrit and Development of World Thought
Rs.500.00

This volume, a compilation of fourteen research papers of high value, presented at an international seminar organized by the Rajiv Gandhi Campus of Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, Sringeri, highlights the contribution of Sanskrit to the development of world thought.

Sanskrit and Other Indian Languages
Rs.440.00

This book is mainly a compilation of articles which were primarily presented at the Sanskrit Week Programme organized by the Special Centre for Sanskrit Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi from 7-14, August 2006. A few articles hav...

Sanskrit Drama
Rs.1,300.00

Prahasana and the Vithi are two of the major playforms in Sanskrit Drama. Though studies on some individual prahasanas and vithis have appeared from time to time in research journals, there is no comprehensive study of the two playforms on comparative basis, undertak...

Sanskrit Education and Literature in Ancient and Medieval Tamil Nadu
Rs.650.00
<p style="text-align: justify;"> Education, especially Vedic and Vedantic, along with allied subjects, was a prime focus of the rulers of the Tamil kingdoms. This book highlights the educational initiatives during the reigns of the Pallava, Pandya, Cola, Vijayanagara, Nayaka and ot...
Sanskrit Education and Literature in Ancient and Medieval Tamil Nadu
Rs.400.00
<p style="text-align: justify;"> Education, especially Vedic and Vedantic, along with allied subjects, was a prime focus of the rulers of the Tamil kingdoms. This book highlights the educational initiatives during the reigns of the Pallava, Pandya, Cola, Vijayanagara, Nayaka and ot...
Sanskrit Studies
Rs.495.00

The cultural heritage of India is marked by the Sanskrit intellectual tradition whose flowering resulted in rich literature and development of philosophy, art and the sciences. Sanskrit Studies vol. 2 is the second issue showca...

Sanskrit Studies
Rs.495.00

The cultural heritage of India is marked by the Sanskrit intellectual tradition whose flowering resulted in rich literature and development of philosophy, art and the sciences. Sanskrit Studies vol. 2 is the second issue showca...

Sanskrit Studies Vol. 3
Rs.625.00

This anthology (2013-14) is the third volume of the "Sanskrit Studies", a serial publication from the Special Centre for Sanskrit Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). The first volume of the series was published in 2004-05, and the second in 2006-0...

Sanskrit Studies Vol. 4
Rs.700.00
The fourth volume of ‘Sanskrit studies’ (2015) is a consecutive publication of the Special Centre for Sanskrit Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University. This publication from JNU is intended to throw the light on vast range of Sanskrit studies such as lan...
Shabda
Rs.800.00
<p style="text-align: justify;">It is the first ever study of the fifth century scholar, Bhartrihari’s <em>Vakyapadiya i</em>n an altogether modern: the post-Fregean, perspective on the Philosophy of Language.&nbsp; A uniquely original thinker in India’s splendid ...
Shabdapramana
Rs.750.00

 

Shabdapramana or 'Testimony' is a formidable doctrine within Indian philosophy. A thorough investigation of this thesis is l...

Sharada and Takari Alphabets
Rs.900.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Among the Indian scripts the Sharada script has a pride of place. Though an alphabet of Kashmir <i>par excellence</i> it remained for several centuries a popular script of an extensiv...
Sixty Years of Sanskrit Studies (1950-2010)
Rs.750.00

With the popularity of Orientalism in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, knowledge of Sanskrit in the Western world led to the emergence of new schools and disciplines for study like, comparative mythology, comparative religion and comparative ...

Sixty Years of Sanskrit Studies (1950-2010)
Rs.600.00

With the popularity of Orientalism in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, knowledge of Sanskrit in the Western world led to the emergence of new schools and disciplines for study like, comparative mythology, comparative religion and comparative ...

Society in Ancient India
Rs.650.00

It is a fascinating, meticulously documented study unveiling, for the first time, the ancient Indian society in all its variegated evolutionary expressions across about two-and-a-half millennia: since the Vedic times (c....

Society in the Atharvaveda
Rs.225.00

Of the Vedas the Atharvaveda, the Veda of the masses, is unique. Unlike the Rig, Sama and Yajur Vedas, the Atharvaveda delineates the life of the common man in the ancient Indian village community --...

Studies in Sanskrit Grammars
Rs.995.00

The importance of ancient and medieval contributions in India to the field of vyakarana and thereby to our knowledge of grammar and the history of linguistics is universally accepted. This volume presents sixteen contributions to this field of...

Tattvabodha Vol. 4
Rs.400.00

The National Mission for Manuscripts was established in February 2003 by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India with the purpose of locating, documenting, preserving and disseminating the knowledge content of India's handwritten manuscripts, said to be the largest collection of handw...

Tattvabodha Vol. 5
Rs.450.00

The National Mission for Manuscripts was established in February 2003 by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India with the purpose of locating, documenting, preserving and disseminating the knowledge content of India's handwritten manuscripts, said to be th...

Text and Interpretation
Rs.425.00

Linguistic communities are interpretative -- they have shared frameworks and strategies to fix the meaning of what is experienced through senses or communicated through language. India presents one such interpretative community...

The Cultural Glory of Ancient India
Rs.700.00

India has a millennia-long, glorious past. In mankind's history, it is unmistakably a rich chapter: splendid in expression and awe-inspiring in immensity. Recognised world-wide for the sublimity of its thought that transcen...

The Prajna-Sutras
Rs.120.00

The Prajna Sutra presents a bridge between the cosmologies of Vedic knowledge and modern science. The ideas are presented as 18 sutras on the nature of reality, language, art, mind, transformation, and freedom on which explanat...

The Sanskrit Language
Rs.295.00
The Sanskrit Language by P.S. Filliozat has the rare distinction of being both an introductory book and a new ground-breaking study. It is an introductory book because the reader gets an accurate overview of the language, and it is also a new ground-breaking stud...
The Shabdajyotsna of Pandit Bhiksharam
Rs.250.00

Pt. Bihiksharam (1887–1975) composed the Shabdajyotsna with a view to teach Sanskrit grammar to an ordinary student in a simple style. The author adopts pratyahara, anuvritti, anubandha, etc. in his work to impart the abridgement on the pattern of Ashtadhyayi a...

Theories of Languages
Rs.350.00

The volume presents a panorama of the theories of language, covering both ancient and modern theories. It deals with the origin and development of ancient theories of language with their clear and unambiguous definitions, rules...

Vacaspativaibhavam
Rs.4,200.00

Vacaspativaibhavam is a modest tribute to the dynamic persona of Professor Vachaspati Upadhyaya whose chequered career spans more than four decades. In this volume, an earnest endeavour is made to collect and recollect...

Vakyapadiya
Rs.700.00

This research study is concerned with understanding the concept of jati and dravya in the Vakyapadiya of Bhartrhari.

The concept of jati is crucial to the enunciation of sphot...

Vasantotsava: The Spring Festivals of India
Rs.500.00

This study treats Vasantotsava as a thematically unified "generic" whole embracing a wide range of spring festivals including the Phalgunotsava, Caitrotsava...

Veda as Word
Rs.495.00

The present volume is a collection of papers originally presented at the first National Seminar held at the Special Centre for Sanskrit Studies, JNU, New Delhi, during 11-13 February, 2005 on Veda as Word.

Vedic Religion and Culture
Rs.150.00

Despite two centuries of their multifarious, critical studies in India and the Western world, Vedic writings unveil myriad questions that have either baffled scholars or have led to serious controversies. A distinguished Indolo...

Vedic Science and Technology
Rs.600.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">This book "Vedic Science and Technology" contains, in its ten chapters, the significant aspects of science and scientific thoughts of the Vedic bards reflected in their hymns and the mo...
Vedic Science and Technology
Rs.350.00
<p align="justify"> <span style="FONT-SIZE: small; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">This book "Vedic Science and Technology" contains, in its ten chapters, the significant aspects of science and scientific thoughts of the Vedic bards reflected in their hymns and the mo...
Vrndavana in Vaisnava Literature
Rs.350.00

A well-known geographical site on the banks of the Yamuna, about 150 kilometers from Delhi, VRINDAVANA is the holiest of the pilgrimages for the worshippers of Krishna. However, in the devotional Sanskrit and Braj Bhasha litera...

Vyakarana Across the Ages
Rs.750.00

Sanskrit grammatical treatises, not only those of Panini and his successors but also work by Indian scholars representing other streams of grammatical thought, have long held the attention of modern scholars. The present volume contains a selection of the large num...

Yama
Rs.550.00

In the Hindu pantheon, Yama holds a unique place. A counterpart, in the indigenous tradition, of Avestan Yima, Egyptian Osiris or Greek Pluto, he inspires terror in the heart of an average mortal : not only owing to his ...