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Title The life of Hinduism / edited by John Stratton Hawley and Vasudha Narayanan.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2006.

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 324 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series The life of religion ; 3
Life of religion ; 3.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The experience : approaching God / Stephen P. Huyler -- The Deity : the image of God / Diana L. Eck -- The miraculous : the birth of a shrine / Shrivatsa Goswami and Margaret H. Case -- Marriage : women in India / Doranne Jacobson -- Death beyond death : the ochre robe / Agehananda Bharati -- Divali : the festival of lights / Om Lata Bahadur -- Holi : the feast of love / McKim Marriott -- An open-air Ramayana : Ramlila, the audience experience / Linda Hess -- A Ramayana on air : "all in the (Raghu) family" : a video epic in cultural context / Philip Lutgendorf -- Possession by Durga : the Mother who possesses / Kathleen M. Erndl -- Anandamayi Ma : God came as a woman / Lisa Lassell Hallstrom -- Radhasoami : the healing offer / Sudhir Kakar -- A dalit poet-saint : Ravidas / John Stratton Hawley, with Mark Juergensmeyer -- A Brahmin woman : revenge herself / Lalitambika Antarjanam -- Hinduism in Pittsburgh : creating the South Indian "Hindu" experience in the United States / Vasudha Narayanan -- A diasporic Hindu creed : some basic features of Hinduism / Sitansu S. Chakravarti -- Militant Hinduism : Ayodhya and the momentum of Hindu nationalism / John Stratton Hawley -- Tolerant Hinduism : shared ritual spaces : Hindus and Muslims at the Shrine of Shahul Hamid / Vasudha Narayanan -- Hinduism for Hindus : taking back Hindu studies / Shrinivas Tilak -- Hinduism with others : interlogue / Laurie L. Patton and Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad, with Kala Acharya.
Note Print version record.
Summary 'The Life of Hinduism' collects a series of essays that present Hinduism as a vibrant, truly 'lived' religion. The text offers a glimpse into the multifaceted world of Hindu worship, life-cycle rites, festivals, performances, gurus, and castes.
Subject Religious life -- Hinduism.
Hinduism -- Customs and practices.
Hinduism -- Social aspects.
RELIGION -- Hinduism -- General.
Hindoeďsme.
Sociale aspecten.
Gebruiken.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Hawley, John Stratton, 1941-
Narayanan, Vasudha.
Other Form: Print version: Life of Hinduism. Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2006 9780520249134 0520249135 (DLC) 2006024692 (OCoLC)70775703
ISBN 9780520940079 (electronic bk.)
0520940075 (electronic bk.)
9780520249141 (electronic bk.)
0520249143 (electronic bk.)
1433700042 (electronic bk.)
9781433700040 (electronic bk.)
1282358634
9781282358638
9780520249134 (hdbk. ; alk. paper)
0520249135 (hdbk. ; alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000048565029
AU@ 000048821953
AU@ 000051378498
AU@ 000062549198
DEBBG BV043124377
DEBSZ 422232998
GBVCP 802212255
AU@ 000067043589

 
    
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