6 edition of goddesses" henchmen found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -246) and index.
|LC Classifications||DS485.R24 H38 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 258 p. :|
|Number of Pages||258|
|ISBN 10||0195154258, 0195154266|
|LC Control Number||2002071520|
She's All That! A Look-It-Up Guide to the Goddesses of Mythology. By Megan E. Bryant. Grades. , , Mythlopedia, a four-book series of "Look-it-Up Guides" to classical Greek mythology, takes a humorous and kid-friendly approach to a complex subject. Based on content from Grolier encyclopedias, Mythlopedia presents the. Jauhar, sometimes spelled Jowhar or Juhar, is the act of mass self-immolation by women in parts of the Indian subcontinent, to avoid capture, enslavement and rape by any foreign invaders, when facing certain defeat during a war.
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The Rajputs ruled the vast majority of the kingdoms that were joined together after Indian independence to form the state of Rajasthan, "Land of Kings." An important part of Rajput religion is the worship of "heroes" who have died in battle. This practice has attained new significance in recent years, as right-wing Hindu activists have deployed narratives about heroism in Rajput.
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The Rajputs ruled the vast majority of the kingdoms that were joined together after Indian independence to form the state of Rajasthan, Land of Kings. An important part of Rajput religion is the worship of heroes who have died in battle.
This practice has attained new significance in recent years, as right-wing Hindu activists have deployed narratives about heroism in Rajput. The book may magically open up for you and show all of the goddesses reaching out to connect with you in a loving way.
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In this book, Lindsey Harlan explores the idea of the Rajput hero. She is particularly interested in the role played by gender in stories about heroes and in their worship.
She looks at the differences between female and male storytellers, the relationships of the hero to the women in his tale, and the relationship of the hero to the goddess.
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The following list of Greek Gods and Goddesses is a complete list of the major and minor deities of Greek mythology. The list is presented in alphabetical order by Greek name, with commonly alternate names following, including both Roman and Etruscan versions.
Some of the more famous heroes and demigods are also included for good measure. What is the relationship between caste and gender in the narratives of Rajput woman. During a year and a half of fieldwork in Rajasthan, a parched land dominated by the great Indian Desert, Lindsey Harlan interviewed more than a hundred women from all levels of Rajput society.
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Full text of "Dictionary Of Gods And (PDFy mirror)" See other formats. Jauhar, sometimes spelled Jowhar or Juhar, is the act of mass self-immolation by women in parts of the Indian subcontinent, to avoid capture, enslavement and rape by foreign invaders, when facing certain defeat during a war.
Some reports of jauhar mention women committing self-immolation along with their children. This practice was historically observed in northwest.
Shaktism (Sanskrit: Śāktaḥ, lit., "doctrine of energy, power, the eternal goddess") is a major tradition of Hinduism, wherein the metaphysical reality is considered metaphorically a woman and Shakti is regarded as the supreme godhead. It includes a large number of goddesses, all considered aspects of the same supreme goddess.
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Phoenician religion was inspired by the powers and processes of nature. Many of the gods they worshiped, however, were localized and are now known only under their local names.
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