Victory to the Mother

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

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The worship of Devi (the Goddess) is one of the most vigorous and visible religious phenomena in northwest India today. This study uses interviews, participant observations, and textual analysis to explore the nature of the Goddess and her devotees' experience of her.show more

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  • Hardback | 218 pages
  • 140 x 210 x 19mm | 320g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 20 half-tones, 1 map
  • 0195070143
  • 9780195070149

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