Skanda Purana

Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at BRAINCELLS.COM
Wed Feb 18 14:40:29 CST 1998

But aren't those works you mean skan_dh_a not Skan_d_a?

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at>

On Wed, 18 Feb 1998, Vaidya N. Sundaram wrote:

> Namaste:
>  I have heard a discourse of Sri Anantharama Dikshidhar where he says that
> skAndam is not necessarily one text, but a series of texts, each written
> ^^^^^^^
> probably by several people whose main theme is the discussion of mythology in
> Vedanga sutras, and specifically debating the reason for some obviously
> unreligious things/entities to be considered, infact, very holy.
>  Skanda purana on the other hand is considered to be one Puranam.

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