Author:Rachel Fell McDermott

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Mother of My Heart, Daughter of My Dreams: Kali and Uma in the Devotional Poetry of Bengal

By: Rachel Fell McDermott

Price: $72.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039520

ISBN: 0-19-513435-4

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 454. View more info

Encountering Kali: In the Margins, at the Center in the West

By: Rachel Fell Mcdermott & Jeffrey J. Kripal (Eds)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Seller ID: 102057

ISBN: 812082041X

Condition: New


Encountering Kali explores one of the most ramarkable divinities the world has seen. The Hindu goddess Kali is simultaneously understood as a blood thirsty warrior a deity of ritual possession a tantric sexual partner and an all loving compassionate mothe. Popular and scholarly interest in her has been on the rise in the west in recent years. Responding to this phenomenon McDermott and Kripal`s volume focuses on the complexities involved in interpreting Kali in both her indigenous south Asian settings and her more recent Western incarnation. Through the shifting lenses of scriptural history te... View more info

Encountering Kali: In the Margins, at the Center, in the West

By: Rachel Fell McDermott and Jeffrey J. Kripal (eds.)

Price: $12.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033488

ISBN: 8120820096

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 339 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info