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Feeding a thousand souls : women, ritual, and ecology in India : an exploration of the Kōlam

Author: Vijaya Nagarajan
Publisher: New York (N.Y.) : Oxford University Press.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vijaya Nagarajan
ISBN: 9780195170825 0195170822 9780190858070 0190858079
OCLC Number: 1100227653
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 281-292. Index.
Description: 1 vol. (xxvii-301 p.) : illustrations, cartes ; 24 cm.
Contents: DedicationAcknowledgementsNote on Diacritics and TransliterationsList of FiguresIntroductionChapter 1- BeginningsChapter 2- Following Lines of BeautyChapter 3- RitualsChapter 4- ThresholdsChapter 5- AntalChapter 6- DesignsChapter 7- Embodied MathematicsChapter 8- Competitions: From Village to CityChapter 9- Embedded Ecologies and the Earth GoddessChapter 10- Marrying Trees and Global WarmingChapter 11- Feeding a Thousand Souls: A Ritual of GenerosityChapter 12- Endings
Responsibility: Vijaya Nagarajan.
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Vijaya Nagarajan ... refers to the belief in Hindu mythology that Hindus have a "karmic obligation" to "feed a thousand souls," or offer food to those that live among us. By providing a meal of rice Read more...

 
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