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upanayana

W. J. Johnson

in A Dictionary of Hinduism

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780198610250
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726705
upanayana

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According to the tradition prescribed in the Gṛhyasūtras and Dharmaśāstra, one of the most important saṃskāras for a male

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Subjects: Hinduism

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