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The Divine Hierarchy: Popular Hinduism in Central India

by Lawrence A. Babb

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The Hindu religious tradition is ancient and immensely complex. The vast number of books published on Hinduism attest both to the extraordinary interest the subject excites in the West, and to the wide latitude for variant interpretations this elusive subject allows. It is a many-faceted tradition, and one abounding in apparent contradictions. One such contradiction seems to override all others¿?¿the dual impression of unity and diversity the tradition leaves on the mind and eye of the observer.… (more)

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2 editions of this book were published by Columbia University Press.

Editions: 0231038828, 0231083874

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