Goddesses And Women In The Indic Religious Tradition (Brill's Indological Library, V. 24)
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Goddesses And Women In The Indic Religious Tradition

Goddesses and Women in the Indic Religious Tradition goes beyond the traditional sources that lie at the basis for determining the position of goddesses and women in India. Following the lead of a "hermeneutics of surprise" the book identifies, indeed, surprising new material - and conclusions; for example the analysis of Vedic Śrauta ritual. Or by offering surprising conclusions, when the location is obviously one involving women an...