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The Divine consort : Rādhā and the goddesses of India, edited by John Stratton Hawley and Donna Marie Wulff

Label
The Divine consort : Rādhā and the goddesses of India
Title
The Divine consort
Title remainder
Rādhā and the goddesses of India
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Stratton Hawley and Donna Marie Wulff
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers presented at a conference held June 1978 at Harvard University, sponsored by the Center for the Study of World Religions
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1225.R24
LC item number
D58 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harvard University
  • Hawley, John Stratton
  • Wulff, Donna Marie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radha
  • Rādhā (Hindu deity)
  • Hindu goddesses
  • Diosas hindues
  • Hindu goddesses
  • Rādhā (Hindu deity)
  • Hindoeïsme
  • Godinnen
  • Hinduismus
  • Göttin
Label
The Divine consort : Rādhā and the goddesses of India, edited by John Stratton Hawley and Donna Marie Wulff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 383-403
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Krishna Gopāla, Rādhā, and the great Goddess / Charlotte Vaudeville -- The divine duality of Rādhā and Krishna / Barbara Stoler Miller -- A Sanskrit portrait: Rādhā in the plays of Rūpa Gosvāmī / Donna Marie Wulff -- A vernacular portrait: Rādhā in the Sūr Sāgar / John Stratton Hawley -- The theology of Rādhā in the Purāṇas / C. Mackenzie Brown -- Rādhā: the play and perfection of rasa / Shrivatsa Goswami -- Where have all the Rādhās gone? New images of woman in modern Hindi poetry / Karine Schomer -- Comments: Rādhā and erotic community / Norvin Hein -- Comments: the reversal and rejection of bhakti / John B. Carman
  • The shifting balance of power in the marriage of Śiva and Pārvatī / Wendy Doniger O'Flaherty -- Blood and death out of place: reflections on the goddess Kālī / David Kinsley -- Consort of none, śakti of all: the vision of the Devī-māhātmya / Thomas B. Coburn -- Gaṅgā: the goddess in Hindu sacred geography / Diana L. Eck -- A theology of the repulsive: the myth of the goddess Śītalā / Edward C. Dimock, Jr. -- Comments: the goddess and the polarity of the sacred / Richard Brubaker -- Sītā: mother goddess and śakti / Cornelia Dimmitt -- The goddess Śrī: the blossoming lotus and breast jewel of Viṣṇu / Vasudha Narayanan
  • Pin̲n̲ai, Krishna's cowherd wife / Dennis Hudson -- The courtship of Vaḷḷi and Murugan: some parallels with the Rādhā-Krishna story / Brenda E.F. Beck -- Comments: the divine consort in South India / Glenn E. Yocum -- Prolegomenon to a psychology of the goddess / David M. Wulff -- Types of sexual union and their implicit meanings / Frédérique Apffel Marglin -- On woman saints / A.K. Ramanujan
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 414, [16] pages
Isbn
9780895811028
Lccn
81018128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07948036
  • (OCoLC)ocm07948036
Label
The Divine consort : Rādhā and the goddesses of India, edited by John Stratton Hawley and Donna Marie Wulff
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 383-403
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Krishna Gopāla, Rādhā, and the great Goddess / Charlotte Vaudeville -- The divine duality of Rādhā and Krishna / Barbara Stoler Miller -- A Sanskrit portrait: Rādhā in the plays of Rūpa Gosvāmī / Donna Marie Wulff -- A vernacular portrait: Rādhā in the Sūr Sāgar / John Stratton Hawley -- The theology of Rādhā in the Purāṇas / C. Mackenzie Brown -- Rādhā: the play and perfection of rasa / Shrivatsa Goswami -- Where have all the Rādhās gone? New images of woman in modern Hindi poetry / Karine Schomer -- Comments: Rādhā and erotic community / Norvin Hein -- Comments: the reversal and rejection of bhakti / John B. Carman
  • The shifting balance of power in the marriage of Śiva and Pārvatī / Wendy Doniger O'Flaherty -- Blood and death out of place: reflections on the goddess Kālī / David Kinsley -- Consort of none, śakti of all: the vision of the Devī-māhātmya / Thomas B. Coburn -- Gaṅgā: the goddess in Hindu sacred geography / Diana L. Eck -- A theology of the repulsive: the myth of the goddess Śītalā / Edward C. Dimock, Jr. -- Comments: the goddess and the polarity of the sacred / Richard Brubaker -- Sītā: mother goddess and śakti / Cornelia Dimmitt -- The goddess Śrī: the blossoming lotus and breast jewel of Viṣṇu / Vasudha Narayanan
  • Pin̲n̲ai, Krishna's cowherd wife / Dennis Hudson -- The courtship of Vaḷḷi and Murugan: some parallels with the Rādhā-Krishna story / Brenda E.F. Beck -- Comments: the divine consort in South India / Glenn E. Yocum -- Prolegomenon to a psychology of the goddess / David M. Wulff -- Types of sexual union and their implicit meanings / Frédérique Apffel Marglin -- On woman saints / A.K. Ramanujan
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 414, [16] pages
Isbn
9780895811028
Lccn
81018128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07948036
  • (OCoLC)ocm07948036

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