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Kālī (Hindu deity)

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Works: 249 works in 382 publications in 2 languages and 8,290 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction  Fantasy fiction  Film and video adaptations  Art 
Classifications: BL1225.K3, 294.52114
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Most widely held works about Kālī (Hindu deity)
    Devi ( visu )
    6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Bengali and held by 194 libraries worldwide
    Set in India around the 1830s, the story involves the conflict between orthodox and progressive Hindu religions. A young wife in a wealthy Indian household is deified by her father-in-law who has seen her in a dream as the goddess Durga (Kali). The city soon learns of her imposed divinity and she is set up as an idol for worship. She then begins to believe in her immortality and the tension between her duty to the father-in-law's devotion and to her husband's pleas to leave the city soon drive her mad
    Kali : the feminine force by Ajit Mookerjee( Book )
    4 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
    The author draws on the powerful imagery of painting, sculpture, and literature in this celebration of the Hindu goddess
    Measuring sky without ground : essays on the goddess Kali, Sri Ramakrishna and human potential, with selections from remaining texts in the series by Richard Chambers Prescott( Book )
    3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
    Kali : the black goddess of Dakshineswar by Elizabeth U Harding( Book )
    4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
    Kali, The Black Goddess of Dakshineswar by Elizabeth U. Harding provides a wealth of information about the worship of the Goddess Kali. This book gives an intimate and detailed description of Kolkata's famous Dakshineswar temple and Ma Bhavatarini, the form of Kali worshipped there. Learn about the temple's festivals & daily rituals, and discover inspiring accounts of some of this traditions ecstatic saints. A great introduction to Kali worship
    Three Indian goddesses : the stories of Kali, Sita/Lakshmi and Durga by Jamila Gavin( Book )
    3 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
    Fury's goddess by Alex Archer( Book )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
    While in Hyderabad, India, investigating a recent spate of killings on the site of a new and luxurious housing complex, archaeologist Annja Creed is held prisoner by a cult of thieves who are planning on sacrificing her in an attempt to call upon Kali, the Hindu goddess of death
    Translating Kali's feast : the goddess in Indo-Caribbean ritual and fiction by Stephanos Stephanides( Book )
    1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
    Hymn to Kali (Karpūrādi-stotra) by John George Woodroffe( Book )
    6 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
    Kalighat drawings, from the Basant Kumar Birla collection, formerly Ajit Ghosh collection by Basant Kumar Birla( Book )
    3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
    Oh terrifying mother : sexuality, violence, and worship of the goddess Kā̄ḷi by Sarah Caldwell( Book )
    2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
 
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English (90)
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