Vicissitudes of the Goddess
Reconstructions of the Gramadevata in India's Religious Traditions
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Oxford University Press, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $105.00|
| Book Description: |
Drawing on archaeological, artistic, sculptural and inscriptional sources and participant/observer insights, Sree Padma reconstructs a history of goddess worship in India from ancient times (before the rise of Buddhism and bhakti) to contemporary cults of deified women.