Sacred Books of the East eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 533 pages of information about Sacred Books of the East.
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Start of eBook1
THE ZEND-AVESTA1
THE DHAMMAPADA1
THE UPANISHADS1
SELECTIONS FROM THE KORAN1
LIFE OF BUDDHA1
VEDIC HYMNS1
INTRODUCTION2
VEDIC HYMNS3
TO THE MARUTS[1]3
I3
II4
III5
IV6
V6
VI7
VII8
VIII8
IX9
X9
XI10
XII10
XIII11
XIV12
XV13
XVI13
XVII15
XVIII15
XIX16
XX17
XXI18
XXII18
XXIII19
XXIV20
XXV20
TO THE MARUTS AND INDRA21
The Dialogue21
The Epilogue22
TO INDRA AND THE MARUTS22
TO AGNI[5] AND THE MARUTS22
TO RUDRA[6]23
TO RUDRA23
TO AGNI AND THE MARUTS24
TO VAYU25
TO VAYU25
INDRA AND AGASTYA[7]:  A DIALOGUE26
TO SOMA AND RUDRA26
TO RUDRA26
TO VATA27
TO VATA27
I27
II27
III28
IV29
V29
VI30
VII31
VIII31
IX32
X33
XI33
SELECTIONS FROM THE ZEND-AVESTA33
INTRODUCTION34
DISCOVERY OF THE ZEND-AVESTA36
SELECTIONS FROM THE ZEND-AVESTA44
MYTH OF YIMA46
THE EARTH48
CONTRACTS AND OUTRAGES[11]51
UNCLEANNESS[12]56
FUNERALS AND PURIFICATION62
CLEANSING THE UNCLEAN65
SPELLS RECITED DURING THE CLEANSING70
TO FIRES, WATERS, PLANTS71
TO THE EARTH AND THE SACRED WATERS72
PRAYER FOR HELPERS72
A PRAYER FOR SANCTITY AND ITS BENEFITS73
TO THE FIRE73
TO THE BOUNTIFUL IMMORTALS75
PRAISE OF THE HOLY BULL75
TO RAIN AS A HEALING POWER75
TO THE WATERS AND LIGHT OF THE SUN75
TO THE WATERS AND LIGHT OF THE MOON76
TO THE WATERS AND LIGHT OF THE STARS76
THE DHAMMAPADA76
INTRODUCTION76
THE DHAMMAPADA77
CHAPTER I77
CHAPTER II79
CHAPTER III79
CHAPTER IV80
CHAPTER V81
CHAPTER VI81
CHAPTER VII82
CHAPTER VIII83
CHAPTER IX84
CHAPTER X84
CHAPTER XI85
CHAPTER XII86
CHAPTER XIII86
CHAPTER XIV87
CHAPTER XV88
CHAPTER XVI89
CHAPTER XVII89
CHAPTER XVIII90
CHAPTER XIX91
CHAPTER XX92
CHAPTER XXI93
CHAPTER XXII94
CHAPTER XXIII94
CHAPTER XXIV95
CHAPTER XXV97
CHAPTER XXVI98
THE UPANISHADS100
INTRODUCTION100
THE UPANISHADS101
THE COUCH OF BRAHMAN101
KNOWLEDGE OF THE LIVING SPIRIT104
LIFE AND CONSCIOUSNESS109
SELECTIONS FROM THE KORAN114
INTRODUCTION114
MOHAMMED AND MOHAMMEDANISM117
THE KORAN142
CHAPTER I142
CHAPTER II142
CHAPTER III168
CHAPTER IV183
CHAPTER V199
LIFE OF BUDDHA210
INTRODUCTION210
LIFE OF BUDDHA211
CHAPTER I211
CHAPTER II236
CHAPTER III256
CHAPTER IV284
CHAPTER V313
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