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Author Name    Indrani Basu Roy

Title   Kalighat: Its Impact on Socio-Cultural Life of Hindus

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Publisher   New Delhi, India Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd. 1993

ISBN    8121204011 / 9788121204019

Seller ID   105767

The Kali Temple of Kalighat, one of the most Sacred pilgrim centres of Hindus in India, is the main Focus of this nice work. It is an effort to weigh the radiating influence of a traditional Religious centre over the contemporary social life. The temple, devotees and all sacred performances at Kalighat have been discussed with emphasis on the changing Pattern of religious practices, the utility of Pilgrimage for the promotion of trade and market complex, diversified role of sacred specialists, evolution and new perspective in sacred tradition.The basic elements which have been highlighted in the analysis are social configuration, human disposition, changing value system and rules of conduct in an age-old society. On a broader theoretical level. The authoress intends to discuss the problems of myths and religion, Ideology and social structure- a microcosm of Indian civilization.Printed Pages: 190.

Kalighat: Its Impact on Socio-Cultural Life of Hindus Indrani Basu Roy

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