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CONTENTS.

PART FIRST.

CHAPTER I.

Brahm, 1.- The Creation, 4.-Brahma, 5.—Daksha, Viswakarma, 6.- Nareda, Brigu, 7.- The

Brahmadicas, Menus, 8.-Rishis, Suraswati, 9.

CHAPTER II.
The Sect of Visnu, Visnu, 10.-The First Avatar, 14.-Second Ditto, 15.- Third Ditto, 16.-

Fourth Ditto, 17.-Fifth Ditto, 18.

CHAPTER III.

The Sixth Avatar, 20.–Seventh Ditto, or Rama Chandra, 22.

CHAPTER IV.

Krishna, or the Eighth Avatar, 34.-Radha, the Ninth and Tenth Avatars, 45.

CHAPTER V.
Kamadeva or Camdeo, 46.–Bala Rama, 48.-Juggarnat'h, 49,-Wittoba, 53.—Garuda, 55.

Hanuman, 57.-Lakshmi, 60.

CHAPTER VI.
Siva, Mahadeo, or Rudra, 62.–Bhairava, or Byru, 73.-Vira Badra, Kartikeya, 74.

CHAPTER VII.
Parvati or Suti, 79.—Durga, 83.–Kali, 91.--Chinnu Mustuka, 94.- Maha Devi, 95.—Bhavani,

96.-Anna Purna Devi, 97.-Ganesha Junani, Jugud'hatri, 98.-Krishna Krora, Kamula
Kamini, 99.

CHAPTER VIII.

Viraj, Ardha Nari, 100.-Heri-Hari, 101.—Narayana, Prit'hivi, 102.—Ganesha, 103.-Kuvera,

Pavana, 111.-Yama, 112.- Agni, 115.

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CHAPTER IX.
Gunga, 118.— The Sactis, 120.-Indra and Indrani, 122.-Surya, 127.-Chandra or Soma, 131.

-Mungula, 132.-Budh, Brishput or Vrihuspati, 133.-Sukra, Sani, Rahu, 134.- Ketu,
Varuna, 135.

CHAPTER X.

O’m, 136. – The Vedas, 137.—The Brahmans, 140.—Poita or Zennaar, 154.—Temples, 155.

CHAPTER XI.

Srad'ha, 162.-Sectarial Marks, 163.- Austerities and Punishment, 165.-Suttees or Satis, 166.

-Johara, Linga, and Yoni, 174.-Salagrama and Binlang stones, 176.- Infanticide, 177.

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Buddha of Nepal and Thibet, 213.—Sacrificial Utensils, 219.—The Jainas, 220.— The Shikhs,

226.—Choitunya, 240.—The Sauds, 241.—Nir Narrain, 244.— The Datyas, &c., Jalandhara,
245.—The Pandus, 248.—Meru, 253.—The Nagas, 254.-Egyptian Mythology, Osiris, Isis,
and Orus, 255.

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PART SECOND.

CHAPTER I.
The Bheels, Coolies, and Ramoosees, 261.—The Rajpoots and Katties, 275.— The Maharattas,

285.- The Koombies, 289.—The Pindaries, 293.-The Goands, 296.

CHAPTER II.

The Mhairs, 299.— The Nepalese, 301. -Sirmoris, 304.–Polyandry, &c., 305—The Rohillas,

306.- The Roshaniah Sect, 308.-The Dhamians, 310.-The Bazeegurs, or Nuts, 312.
The Parsees, 316.—The Garrows, 318.—The Kookies, 321.–The Sintiphos, The Kiayns, 326.

CHAPTER III.

Japan, 328.-- Bugis and Macassars, 343.-The Daya of Borneo, 346.— The Balinese, 348.

Java, 349.-Sumatra, the Bataks or Cannibals, 360.-Bedas of Ceylon, 368.—Cochin and
Tonquin Chinese, 369. — The Shaman Religion, 370.

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