Publication Summary

Publication information

Title
The Jaina Iconography
Author
B. C. Bhattacharya
Publication details
Motilal Banarsidass; 1974; Delhi, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh and Patna, Bihar in India
Comments
  • Chapter II, pages 65 to 85 on the yakṣas
  • Chapter III, pages 86 to 107 on the yakṣiṇīs

Illustrated, with quotations in Sanskrit in the text and index.

This is the second revised edition with a foreword by B. N. Sharma. The original edition was published in 1939 by the Punjab Sanskrit Book Depot in Lahore as volume 26 of the Punjab Oriental Sanskrit series.

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Articles

Theme Article
Practices Ambikā or Kuṣmāṇḍinī
Cakreśvarī or Apraticakrā
Deities
Jvālamālinī
Padmāvatī
Yakṣas and yakṣīs

Manuscripts

Title Folio number
Victory banner (IM 89-1936) All folios
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