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At the feet of the Goddess: The Divine Feminine in the local Hindu Religion

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Author: Lynn Foulston 

Product Description

“Nowhere is the feminine dimension of the divine more omnipresent,vibrant and alive than in Hinduism. Lynn-Foulston’swork stand out through its great attention to local details and differences between individual Indian Goddesses, details relating to their diverse locations, their rich phenomenology, here documentedby new visual evidance, their presence and power in peoples lives, and the joyous celebration of their existenceand influence through numerous rituals and festivities.

It is a joy to readthis book, and it is a challenge to ponder its evidance, for many of its nuanced observations and conclusions raise questions about earlier Goddess research and invite us to new evalueation of the significance of dynamic Goddess beliefs and practices in Indian culture.”

professor Ursula King, University of Bristol

Additional Information

Author

Lynn Foulston

Printed Pages

260

Publishing Year

2003

ISBN

9788187138716

Publisher

Adarsh Books

Language

English

Binding

Hard Back