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Victory to the Mother: The Hindu Goddess of Northwest India in Myth, Ritual, and Symbol

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Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-201) and index.

Table of Contents

1. Divine Materialism: Myth and Theology of Goddess Worship

2. Speaking of the Goddess: Stories of the Seven Sisters

3. The Call of the Goddess: The Dynamics of Pilgrimage

4. Waking the Goddess: The Jagrata a Ritual Performance

5. The Play of the Goddess: Possession and Participation

6. The Goddess and Popular Culture: Contemporary Perspectives

7. The Goddess as an Enduring Presence

Bibliography

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780195070156
Author:
Erndl, Kathleen M.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Author:
null, Kathleen M.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Hinduism
Subject:
Goddesses, hindu
Subject:
Hinduism - General
Subject:
Theology | Hinduism
Subject:
Religion and Theology | Hinduism
Subject:
Punjab (India) Religion.
Subject:
Religion & Theology | Hinduism
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Hinduism-General
Copyright:
Series Volume:
500-173.
Publication Date:
19930231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
20 halftones, 1 map
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
8.26x5.53x.61 in. .70 lbs.

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