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This bibliography contains a list of Sanskrit and Chinese texts and works and translations that are mentioned in the book Sarasvatī Riverine Goddess of Knowledge. The Vedic Sarasvatī revolves around the gradual transformation of the river goddess into the goddess of knowledge, examining the depiction of Sarasvatī in the Ṛg, the Atharva, and the Yajur Veda Saṃhitā, as well as in the Brāhmaṇas. The Buddhist Sarasvatī centers on the contents of the Sarasvatī chapter of the Sutra of Golden Light in the extant Sanskrit and in Chinese translations.

Keywords: Brāhmaṇas; Sutra of Golden Light; Vedic Sarasvatī



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