BIENVENUE SUR LE CATALOGUE DU CENTRE DE DOCUMENTATION A.-G. HAUDRICOURT
Cover image
Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Dealing with deities [Texte imprimé] : the ritual vow in South Asia /

de Raj, Selva J. (edt.) ; Harman, William P. (edt.)
Collation: 1 vol. (XIX-287 p.) : ill., cartes, couv. ill. ; 24 cm.Édition: Albany : State University of New York Press, cop. 2006.ISBN: 0791467074 (rel); 9780791467077.Table des matières / Sommaire: Introduction: the deal with deities - ways vows work in South Asia / Selva J. Raj and William P. Harman"The vow": a short story / Shankarrao KharatI. Getting what you wantNegotiating relationships with the goddess / William P. HarmanShared vows, shared space, and shared deities: vow rituals among Tamil Catholics in South India / Selva J. RajReligious vows at the Shrine of Shahul Hamid / Vasudha NarayananIn the company of pirs: making vows, receiving favors at Bangladeshi Sufi shrines / Sufia UddinBara: Buddhist vows at Kataragama / Sunil GoonasekeraPerforming vows in diasporic contexts: Tamil Hindus, temples, and goddesses in Germany / Martin BaumannII. Getting what you needSinging a vow: devoting oneself to Shiva through song / Karen PechilisMonastic vows and the Ramananda Sampraday / Ramdas LambNegotiating karma, merit, and liberation: vow-taking in the Jain tradition / M. Whitney KeltingVows in the Sikh tradition / Louis E. Fenech and Pashaura SinghIII. Getting nothing at allWhen vows fail to deliver what they promise: the case of Shyamavati / Tracy PintchmanTwo critiques of women's vows / Jack E. LlewellynIV. Conclusion : some pomising possibilitiesToward a typology of South Asian lay vows / Selva J. Raj and William P. HarmanSujet RAMEAU: Voeux de religion | VowsSujet géographique RAMEAU: Asie du Sud Vie religieuse | South Asia Religious life and customs Thématique: Religion Thématique spécifique: Rites Géographique: Asie méridionale Type de document: OuvrageLangue du document: anglaisPays d'édition: Etats-Unis d'Amériques

Notes bibliogr. Index. Glossaire.

Introduction: the deal with deities - ways vows work in South Asia / Selva J. Raj and William P. Harman "The vow": a short story / Shankarrao Kharat I. Getting what you want Negotiating relationships with the goddess / William P. Harman Shared vows, shared space, and shared deities: vow rituals among Tamil Catholics in South India / Selva J. Raj Religious vows at the Shrine of Shahul Hamid / Vasudha Narayanan In the company of pirs: making vows, receiving favors at Bangladeshi Sufi shrines / Sufia Uddin Bara: Buddhist vows at Kataragama / Sunil Goonasekera Performing vows in diasporic contexts: Tamil Hindus, temples, and goddesses in Germany / Martin Baumann II. Getting what you need Singing a vow: devoting oneself to Shiva through song / Karen Pechilis Monastic vows and the Ramananda Sampraday / Ramdas Lamb Negotiating karma, merit, and liberation: vow-taking in the Jain tradition / M. Whitney Kelting Vows in the Sikh tradition / Louis E. Fenech and Pashaura Singh III. Getting nothing at all When vows fail to deliver what they promise: the case of Shyamavati / Tracy Pintchman Two critiques of women's vows / Jack E. Llewellyn IV. Conclusion : some pomising possibilities Toward a typology of South Asian lay vows / Selva J. Raj and William P. Harman

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
Conditions d'accès :
Le centre de Documentation est ouvert à tous publics. Lecteurs extérieurs : merci de prévenir de votre visite. Prêt (avec un garant) : 10 documents / 1 mois.

Horaires d'ouverture :
Tous les jours selon les disponibilités de l'équipe
Horaires indicatifs : 9h30 - 12h00 et 13h - 16h30
Adresse :
Centre de Documentation A.G. Haudricourt
CNRS - ARDIS, ex UPS 2259
Bât. D – RDC
7 rue Guy Moquet
94800 Villejuif
Site web / Twitter

Contacts :
Documentation.haudricourt [at] vjf.cnrs.fr
01 49 58 37 20