The different kinds of meditation mentioned in the principal Upanisad-s with special reference to Gayatri-vidya. Introduction by Dr. V. Raghavan, index
The Chandogya, Brhadaranyaka, Taittiriya and other Upanisa-s deal with large number of Vidya-s (secret doctrines) for Upasana (meditation) by which one an attain true knowledge of the self and liberation.
Thirty-two such vidya-s are collected and their significance are dealt.
On Poetics and Literary Criticism. Dr Raghavan makes detailed studies of the long and great Indian tradition of poetics, aesthetics, dramatology and literary criticism vouched by the vast Sanskrit literature on them. Particularly interesting are his treatment of characteristics of poetry, style, beauty, propriety, use and abuse of figures of speech, etc.