[INDOLOGY] 'Vedic' astrology (was: bhakti)

Robert Zydenbos zydenbos at uni-muenchen.de
Tue Nov 15 13:18:00 UTC 2016

Nagaraj Paturi wrote:

> When I said "Brahmin and non-Brahmin contemporary  busy practitioners do not even need this English word or its Indian language forms such as Vaidik or Vaidika", I had the non-internet scenario in mind. […]



Of course these examples are taken from internet websites, but those bookshops do not only, also not primarily, cater to the wishes of a non-Indian public. This is Indian self-depiction.


Prof. Dr. Robert J. Zydenbos
Institut für Indologie und Tibetologie
Department für Asienstudien
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)

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