R. Sathyanarayanan


2005 (in collaboration with Dominic Goodall, Nibedita Rout, S.A.S. Sarma, T. Ganesan, S. Sambandhasivacarya) The Pañcāvaraṇastava of Aghoraśivācārya: A twelfth-century South Indian prescription for the visualisation of Sadāśiva and his retinue, Pondichéry, Institut Français de Pondichéry/ École française d'Extrême-Orient (Collection Indologie no. 102).

2013 (with S.A.S Sarma) Dhyānaratnāvalī of Trilocanaśivācārya, Karaikkal, Srikantha Sivacharya Research Institute (SSSRI Series 004).

2014 (with Dominic Goodall) Śaiva Rites of Expiation, A First Edition and Translation of Trilocanaśiva's Twelfth-Century Prāyaścittasamuccaya (with a transcription of a manuscript transmitting Hṛdayaśiva's Prāyaścittasamuccaya), Pondichéry, Institut Français de Pondichéry / École française d'Extrême-Orient (Collection Indology no. 127).

Articles / chapitres

2003 « Poetical Charm in the Kauthem Grant of Vikramaditya V », in Journal of the Epigraphical Society of India 28, pp. 53-56.

2005 « Kāvyatva in Sanskrit Inscriptions », in Srī Puṣpāñjali, Recent Researches in Prehistory, Protohistory, Art, Architecture, Numismatics, Iconography, and Epigraphy, ed. K.V. Ramesh, New Delhi, Bharat Kala Prakashan Vol. I, pp. 213-217.

2007 « Eight Forms of Śiva and Their Correlation with the Eight Names; The Evidence of Inscriptions Contrasted with that of Other Texts », in Journal of The Ganganatha Jha Kendriya Sanskrita Vidyapeetha 62, pp. 397-404.

2009 (with T. Ganesan) « Jñānadīpikā: A Śaiva initiatory and post-initiatory manual -A critical edition and translation », in Journal of Sanskrit Academy 19, pp. 128-150.

2010 (with T. Ganesan) « Śuddhatattva-s in Śaivasiddhānta », in Journal of Sanskrit Academy 20, pp. 127-132.

2011 « Social and Cultural Activities of Ānandaraṅga Pillai as seen in the Ānandaraṅgavijaya Campū », in Review Historique de Pondichéry (300th Anniversary of Ananda Ranga Pillai - Special Issue) 24, pp.15-26.

2012 « Types of Nirmālya », in Journal of the Pondicherry University 2, pp. 247-269.

2012 (with T. Ganesan) « Bhakti as a fundamental element in Śaivism », in Bulletin d'Etudes Indiennes 28-29, pp. 51-62.

2013 « Changing Social Role of Prāyaścitta in Śaiva Sources », in Saṃskṛtam saṃskṛtiḥ samājaśca, ed. by Santosh Kumar, Hyderabad, Sanskrit Academy Granthamala series 99, pp. 75-79.

2014 « Five great sins (mahāpātaka-s) with special reference to Śaiva Siddhānta », in Cracow Indological studies 16, pp. 315-338.

R.  Sathyanarayanan
R. Sathyanarayanan


Research Officer at the EFEO since 1991

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