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Vratas and Ustavas in North and Central India

Vratas and Ustavas in North and Central India

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Title Vratas and Ustavas in North and Central India
ISBN 9788178542805
Author
Pages xi+408
Year 2015
Binding Hardcover
Size 25 cm
ISBN 10 8178542803
Weight 750
Publisher Eastern Book Linkers

he study ventures into a rather uncharted territory exploring as it does various facets of the ritualisticVratasand Utsavas their genesis their essential nature and the role they played in the socio-religious life of north and Central India between the fifth and twelfth centuries AD. Painstakingly rummaging through wide-ranging literary and inscriptional sources the author shows how during this period the Brahmanical religion ofVratasandUtsavasemerged as a very powerful institution and how it came to have a crucial function in the religious social cultural and even political life of the people. In a way the author tries to reconstruct the history of socio-religious and political systems that were prevalent in pre-medieval India and over its vast regions

Vratas and Ustavas in North and Central India, Author: Radha Madhav Bharadwaj, Category: Book, ISBN: 9788178542805, Price: USD34.62, Rs.1875.00, Condition: New."

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