Jagannath Revisited: Studying Society Religion and the State in Orissa

By: Hermann Kulke

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Contents: Introduction. Jagannath and Orissan studies : accomplishments and prospects/Hermann Kulke and Burkhard Schnepel. 1. Jagannath and the Adivasis: reconsidering the cult and its traditions/Prasanna K. Nayak. 2. Inviting deities into Lord Jagannatha's town: the religious practice of the Vadabalija Fishermen of Puri/Elisabeth Schombucher. 3. The renewal of Jagannath/Roland Hardenberg. 4. Constructing a 'House within the house': reading the wall-paintings of the Lanjia Sora from recitations/Cornelia Mallebrein. 5. A ritual of revival among the Gadaba of Koraput/Georg Pfeffer. 6. Issues of faith, enactments of contest: the founding of Mahima Dharma in nineteenth-century Orissa/Ishita Banerjee-Dube. 7. Representations of Kalinga: the changing image and geography of a historical region/Martin Brandtner. 8. Historiography and regional identity: the case of the Temple Chronicles of Puri/Hermann Kulke. 9. Kalapahar, the iconoclast: the making and message of a legendary tradition.Reconversions in medieval Orissa and Bengal/G.N. Dash. 10. Orissa revisited : a view from the South/Georg Berkemer. 11. Kings and Rebel Kings: rituals of incorporation and dissent in South Orissa/Burkhard Schnepel. 12. Lord Jagannatha in pictorial representations : a collection of cloth paintings (pata citras) from Orissa/Anna Schmid. 13. Was the Company Raj in Orissa a system of Bureaucratic Government? a comparison between an ideal type and a historical process/Jakob Rosel. Printed Pages: 411

Title: Jagannath Revisited: Studying Society Religion and the State in Orissa

Author Name: Hermann Kulke

Categories: Religion, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 8173043868

ISBN 13: 9788173043864

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