New Considerations Regarding the Identity of Vedic sóma as the Mushroom Fly-Agaric

  • Stephan Hillyer Levitt

Abstract

This paper examines several Sanskrit, and also Dravidian terms for ‘mushroom’ that suggest that the Vedic sóma was indeed a mushroom, specifically the mushroom fly-agaric (Amanita muscaria).
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Articles
Published
Dec 13, 2013
How to Cite
LEVITT, Stephan Hillyer. New Considerations Regarding the Identity of Vedic sóma as the Mushroom Fly-Agaric. Studia Orientalia Electronica, [S.l.], v. 111, p. 105-118, dec. 2013. ISSN 2323-5209. Available at: <https://journal.fi/store/article/view/9308>. Date accessed: 24 nov. 2017.