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Yajña is the central notion of vedic religion (1500–500 BCE). Vedic religion is polytheistic, and th…

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Karin Steiner, “Yajña”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_2030040>
First published online: 2012

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