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Donors, devotees, and daughters of God

temple women in medieval Tamilnadu

by Leslie C. Orr

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Tamil Nadu.
    • Subjects:
    • Devadāsīs -- India -- Tamil Nadu.,
    • Tamil Nadu (India) -- REligious life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-290) and index.

      StatementLeslie C. Orr.
      SeriesSouth Asia research, South Asia research (New York, N.Y.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL1237.58.D48 O77 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 305 p. :
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL348353M
      ISBN 100195099621
      LC Control Number98007533

      About the Book. Akka Mahadevi is one of the foremost feminist and spiritual icons in Indian history. Her powerful vachanas, written in twelfth-century Karnataka, trace a radical j. Leslie C. Orr: Donors, Devotees, and Daughters of God. Temple Women in Medieval Tamilnadu. Eva Wilden 1.

      Mohiniyattam से संबंधित मीडिया विकिमीडिया कॉमंस पर उपलब्ध है।: About Mohiniyattam; Mohiniyattam, Aishwarya, Kalolsavam (, video clip, 7' Drawing on inscriptional and material evidence as well as texts, Stoker provides us with a skillfully drawn picture of the complex interactions among rulers and religious leaders in sixteenth-century South India.”—Leslie C. Orr, Concordia University, Montreal, and author of Donors, Devotees and Daughters of God: Temple Women in Medieval.

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Introduction --Devadasis and Dancing-girls --In a Different Landscape Discerning and Delineating the Figure of the Temple Woman --Definitions and Locations --Devotees and Daughters of God Temple Women as Temple Patrons --Property and Piety: Women and the.

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