Sakti's Revolution: Origins and Historiography of Indic Fierce Goddesses

By: Donna Jordan

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Sakti's Revolution: Origin and Historiography of Indic Fierce Goddesses chronicles the historical evolution of Hindu and Buddhist Fierce, Kali-like goddesses and their devotees, from the Indus Valley civilization, c. third millennium BCE, to the present. The author documents and analyzes the undercurrents of misogyny, greed, and violence - the demonic forces against which Sakti wages warfare - that have formed the historiography of fierce goddesses in India. Printed Pages: 515 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations.

Title: Sakti's Revolution: Origins and Historiography of Indic Fierce Goddesses

Author Name: Donna Jordan

Categories: India, Sociology & Anthropology, Hinduism,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

ISBN: 8121511925

ISBN 13: 9788121511926

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 16 x 24 Cm

Seller ID: 037047

Keywords: Sakti Shakti Indian India Fierce Goddess Goddesses Kali Hindu Hinduism