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For some quotations in the Baudhayana corpus see CALAND, Uber . . Baudhayana, p. 40. g. ApSS. ; 5, 25, 10 etc. 31 ApSS. 9 and 14, 16-34. ) give no information on this point. 500 J- Gonda • The ritual sutras offering of cultivated millet (sydmdka), one in the autumn with an offering of rice, and one in spring with an offering of barley. The three sacrifices are described one after the other, the second with literal repetition of the paradigm and the prescripts, the third in an abbreviated form.

3. g. AsvSS. 8, 13, 31 chandomd dagamam cdha uttamam tu mahdvratam / ahinaikdhah sattrdndm prakrtih samuddhriyate; ApSS. 1, 10, 6; 2, 4, 2 the four stanzas in reprehension of Prajapati ApSS. 21, 12, 3; the four stanzas in MSS. 1, 6, 2, 17. Not infrequently these mantras occur in two or three sutra works. 31 For instance, the mantra in ApSS. 4, 12, 6 differs from its source, MS. 1, 4, 1: 47, 12 only in the readings gaccha instead of gamyat and yajno md dgaccJiatu instead of yajno devdn gamydt. 32 Cf.

Edited by A. WEBER, I. S. Ill, p. 373; XII, p. 350 and in Taittirlya Samhita edited by A. MAHADEVA SASTRI and P. K. RANGACARYA (Bibl. Sanskr. IV), Mysore 1894, Appendix, p. 1. 18 For a complete survey see KEITH, V. B. Y. , p. XXVII. For the technical terms see also n. 23 below. g. also DhUrtasvamin on ApSS. 1, 1, 1. 20 T h e sautrdmani is classified as a haviryajna, n o t a soma sacrifice; t h e kaukill form is a n independent offering, t h e carakd sautrdmani forms p a r t of another rite, as t h e rdjasuya a n d t h e agnicayana.

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