This book studies several mthical motifs found in the Veda [especially in Rg Veda] on the one hand and in one or both Sanskrit eoics on the other. Agni's hiding, the theft of the Soma, and the representation of the great wars of the Mahabharata.
Danielle Feller studied sanskrit at the Universities of Lausanne, Switzerland and then Pune, India. She now teaches Indian Religions and sanskrit at the University of Lausanne. The present book is the outcome of her doctoral dissertation.