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Criminal gods and demon devotees : essays on the guardians of popular Hinduism, Alf Hiltebeitel, editor

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Criminal gods and demon devotees : essays on the guardians of popular Hinduism
Title
Criminal gods and demon devotees
Title remainder
essays on the guardians of popular Hinduism
Statement of responsibility
Alf Hiltebeitel, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1216.2
LC item number
.C75 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hiltebeitel, Alf
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  • Hindu gods
  • Hindu cults
  • Cultos hindúes
  • Dieux hindous
  • Cultes hindous
  • Hindu cults
  • Hindu gods
  • Goden
  • Demonen
  • Hindoeïsme
  • Hinduismus
  • Götter
  • Dämonie
  • Dämon
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
Criminal gods and demon devotees : essays on the guardians of popular Hinduism, Alf Hiltebeitel, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Night of the growing dead: a cult of Vīrabhadra in coastal Andhra /
  • David M. Knipe
  • Bhairava's royal brahmanicide: the problem of the Mahābrāhmaṇa /
  • Elizabeth-Chalier Visuvalingam
  • New data on the Kāpālikas /
  • David N. Lorenzen
  • Rapist or bodyguard, demon or devotee? images of Bhairo in the mythology and cult of Vaiṣṇo Devī /
  • Kathleen M. Erndl
  • The Bir Babas of Banaras and the deified dead /
  • Diane M. Coccari
  • Introduction /
  • The capitulation of Maṇi: a conversion myth on the cult of Khaṇḍobā /
  • John M. Stanley
  • Between ghost and god: a folk deity of the Deccan /
  • Günther D. Sontheimer
  • Draupadī's two guardians: the Buffalo King and the Muslim devotee /
  • Alf Hiltebeitel
  • Violent and fanatical devotion among the Nāyanārs: a study in the Periya Purāṇam of Cēkkilār /
  • D. Dennis Hudson
  • From robber baron to royal servant of god? gaining a divine body in South India /
  • Joanne Punzo Waghorne
  • Alf Hiltebeitel
  • The transgressive sacrality of the Dīkṣita: sacrifice, criminality and bhakti in the Hindu tradition /
  • Sunthar Visuvalingam
  • Brahmans and meat-eating gods /
  • Madeleine Biardeau
  • Outcast, guardian, and trickster: notes on the myth of Kāttavarāyan /
  • Eveline Masilamani-Meyer
  • Tricking the goddess: cowherd Kāṭamarāju and goddess Gaṅga in the Telugu folk epic /
  • Velcheru Narayana Rao
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 491 pages
Isbn
9780887069826
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88024960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18464737
  • (OCoLC)ocm18464737
Label
Criminal gods and demon devotees : essays on the guardians of popular Hinduism, Alf Hiltebeitel, editor
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Night of the growing dead: a cult of Vīrabhadra in coastal Andhra /
  • David M. Knipe
  • Bhairava's royal brahmanicide: the problem of the Mahābrāhmaṇa /
  • Elizabeth-Chalier Visuvalingam
  • New data on the Kāpālikas /
  • David N. Lorenzen
  • Rapist or bodyguard, demon or devotee? images of Bhairo in the mythology and cult of Vaiṣṇo Devī /
  • Kathleen M. Erndl
  • The Bir Babas of Banaras and the deified dead /
  • Diane M. Coccari
  • Introduction /
  • The capitulation of Maṇi: a conversion myth on the cult of Khaṇḍobā /
  • John M. Stanley
  • Between ghost and god: a folk deity of the Deccan /
  • Günther D. Sontheimer
  • Draupadī's two guardians: the Buffalo King and the Muslim devotee /
  • Alf Hiltebeitel
  • Violent and fanatical devotion among the Nāyanārs: a study in the Periya Purāṇam of Cēkkilār /
  • D. Dennis Hudson
  • From robber baron to royal servant of god? gaining a divine body in South India /
  • Joanne Punzo Waghorne
  • Alf Hiltebeitel
  • The transgressive sacrality of the Dīkṣita: sacrifice, criminality and bhakti in the Hindu tradition /
  • Sunthar Visuvalingam
  • Brahmans and meat-eating gods /
  • Madeleine Biardeau
  • Outcast, guardian, and trickster: notes on the myth of Kāttavarāyan /
  • Eveline Masilamani-Meyer
  • Tricking the goddess: cowherd Kāṭamarāju and goddess Gaṅga in the Telugu folk epic /
  • Velcheru Narayana Rao
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 491 pages
Isbn
9780887069826
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88024960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18464737
  • (OCoLC)ocm18464737

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