The Ramayana

Author: Linda Egenes, M.A.
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101993057
Size: 17.37 MB
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The Ramayana is one of the foundations of world literature and one of humanity's most ancient and treasured ethical and spiritual works. Includes an introduction by scholar Michael Sternfeld. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Upanishads

Author: Vernon Katz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698191978
Size: 40.52 MB
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Their historical introduction is suited to newcomers and experienced readers alike, providing the perfect entry to this unparalleled work. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Ramayana

Author: Ramesh Menon
Publisher: North Point Press
ISBN: 1466826258
Size: 57.75 MB
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Now novelist Ramesh Menon has rendered the tale in lyrical prose that conveys all the beauty and excitement of the original, while making this spiritual and literary classic accessible to a new generation of readers.

The Myth Of Southern Exceptionalism

Author: Matthew D. Lassiter
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195384741
Size: 48.95 MB
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This collection asks how the stories of American history chance if the South is no longer seen as a region apart--as the conservative exception to a liberal nation."--Back cover.


Author: Krishna Dharma
Publisher: Torchlight Pub
ISBN: 9781887089135
Size: 10.47 MB
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A powerful and moving tale, the Mahabharata recounts the history of the five heroic Pandava brothers.

Sita S Ramayana

Author: Samhita Arni
ISBN: 9789380340036
Size: 73.60 MB
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And in the process the story explores ideas of right vs. wrong, compassion, loyalty, trust, honor and the terrible price of war.

The Life Of A Text

Author: Philip Lutgendorf
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520066908
Size: 11.96 MB
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"The range of Manas performance traditions captured here is immense.

Provincializing Europe

Author: Dipesh Chakrabarty
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400828651
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Now featuring a new preface in which Chakrabarty responds to his critics, this book globalizes European thought by exploring how it may be renewed both for and from the margins.

Media Worlds

Author: Faye D. Ginsburg
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520928164
Size: 23.90 MB
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This groundbreaking volume showcases the exciting work emerging from the ethnography of media, a burgeoning new area in anthropology that expands both social theory and ethnographic fieldwork to examine the way media—film, television, ...

Hanuman S Tale

Author: Philip Lutgendorf
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198042204
Size: 74.55 MB
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Drawing on Sanskrit and vernacular texts, classical iconography and modern TV serials, and extensive fieldwork and interviews, Philip Lutgendorf challenges the academic clich? of Hanuman as a "minor" or "folk" deity by exploring his complex ...