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Mother of My Heart, Daughter of My Dreams: Kali and Uma in the Devotional Poetry of Bengal

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This book chronicles the rise of goddess worship in the region of Bengal from the middle of the eighteenth century to the present. Focusing on the goddesses Kali and Uma, McDermott examines lyrical poems written by devotees from Ramprasad Sen (ca. 1718-1775) to Kazi Nazrul Islam (1899-1976).

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 411-422) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780195134353
Author:
Mcdermott, Rachel Fell
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Author:
McDermott, Rachel Fell
Location:
New York
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
History
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Hinduism
Subject:
Inspirational & Religious
Subject:
Translations into english
Subject:
Theology | Hinduism
Subject:
Religion and Theology | Hinduism
Subject:
Kåalåi (Hindu deity) -- Poetry.
Subject:
Devotional poetry, Bengali
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Series Volume:
108-409
Publication Date:
20010631
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
9.26x6.30x1.35 in. 1.81 lbs.

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