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by John Stratton Hawley

  • ISBN: 0520061632
  • Category: Humanities
  • Subcategory: Other
  • Author: John Stratton Hawley
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: University of California Press; First edition (September 14, 1987)
  • Pages: 284
  • ePub book: 1208 kb
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  • Rating: 4.4
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and Wulff (religion, Brown Univ. Hawley is Professor of Religion at Barnard College and Director of the the National Resource Center for South Asia at Columbia University

and Wulff (religion, Brown Univ. offer a collection of scholarly essays exploring the portrayals of 12 Hindu goddesses from a number of regions and time. Библиографические данные. Devi: Goddesses of India Comparative Studies in Religion and Society (Том 7), ISSN 1052-1135.

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The monotheistic religions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam have severely limited the portrayal of the divine as feminine. But in Hinduism "God" very often means "Goddess. This extraordinary collection explores twelve different Hindu goddesses, all of whom are in some way related to Devi, the Great Goddess.

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Home Browse Books Book details, The Comparative Study of Religions. The Comparative Study of Religions. By Joachim Wach, Joseph M. Kitagawa. When Joachim Wach died on August 27, 1955, at Orselina, Switzerland, he was in the midst of completing the manuscript for this book. The Comparative Study of Religions" was the title which Wach chose originally for his Barrows Lectures in India in the autumn of 1952.

This book explores a larger family of saints―those celebrated not just by Christianity but by other religious traditions of the world: Muslim, Hindu, Jewish, Buddhist, Confucian, African, and Caribbean. The essays show how saints serve as moral exemplars in the communities that venerate them.