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PREFACE TO THE

The Upanishads. The Grihya-sûtras of Hiranyakesin and others.


II. Law-books in prose.

The Sûtras of âpastamba, Gautama, Baudhâyana, Vasistha, Vishnu, &c.


III. Law-books in verse.

The Laws of Manu, Yâgñavalkya, &c.


IV. Later Brahmanism.

The Bhagavad-gitâ.

The Vâyu-purâna.


V. Buddhism.

1. Pali Documents.

The Mahâparinibbâna Sutta, the Tevigga Sutta, the Mahasudassana Sutta, the Dhammakakkappavattana Sutta; the Suttanipâta; the Mahâvagga, the Kullavagga, and the Pâtimokkha.

2. Sanskrit Documents.

The Divyâvadâna and Saddharmapundarika.

3. Chinese Documents.

The Phû-yâo King, or life of Buddha.

4. Prakrit Gaina Documents.

The Âkârâṅga Sûtra, Dasavaikâlika Sûtra, Sûtra-kritâṅga, and Uttarâdhyayana Sûtra.


VI. Parsi Religion.

1. Zend Documents.

The Vendîdâd.