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Don’t Cry Over Spilled Blood

Kathryn McClymond

in Ancient Mediterranean Sacrifice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199738960
eISBN:
9780199918676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199738960.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion in the Ancient World

Writing long after the destruction of the Jerusalem Temple, the compilers of the Mishnah (ca. 220 CE) nevertheless included several instructions regarding the remedies appropriate to various ... More


Negotiating Ritual Repair: The Material in the Baudhāyana Śrauta Sūtra

Kathryn McClymond

in Negotiating Rites

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199812295
eISBN:
9780199919390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812295.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The chapter examines prāyaścitta material (priestly texts focused on correcting ritual error) in the Baudhāyana Śrauta Sūtra (BSS), a Vedic ritual text. The BSS presents ritual mistakes as a normal ... More


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