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The Divine consort : Rādhā and the goddesses of India / edited by John Stratton Hawley and Donna Marie Wulff.

; Wulff, Donna Marie, 1943- ; Harvard University. Center for the Study of World Religions
[Berkeley, Calif.] : Berkeley Religious Studies Series, [1982] .
ISBN 0895811022, 9780895811028

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Other Authors Hawley, John Stratton, 1941-
Wulff, Donna Marie, 1943-
Harvard University. Center for the Study of World Religions.
Subjects Diosas hindues -- Congresos.
Hindu goddesses -- Congresses.
Hindu goddesses.
Rādhā (Hindu deity)
Rādhā (Hindu deity) -- Congresses.
Description xviii, 414, [16] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-403) and index.
Summary Papers presented at a conference held June 1978 at Harvard University, sponsored by the Center for the Study of World Religions.
Contents Krishna Gopāla, Rādhā, and the great Goddess / Charlotte Vaudeville -- The divine duality of Rādhā and Krishna / Barbara Stoler Miller -- A Sanskrit portrait: Rādhā in the plays of Rūpa Gosvāmī / Donna Marie Wulff -- A vernacular portrait: Rādhā in the Sūr Sāgar / John Stratton Hawley -- The theology of Rādhā in the Purāṇas / C. Mackenzie Brown -- Rādhā: the play and perfection of rasa / Shrivatsa Goswami -- Where have all the Rādhās gone? New images of woman in modern Hindi poetry / Karine Schomer -- Comments: Rādhā and erotic community / Norvin Hein -- Comments: the reversal and rejection of bhakti / John B. Carman.
Pin̲n̲ai, Krishna's cowherd wife / Dennis Hudson -- The courtship of Vaḷḷi and Murugan: some parallels with the Rādhā-Krishna story / Brenda E.F. Beck -- Comments: the divine consort in South India / Glenn E. Yocum -- Prolegomenon to a psychology of the goddess / David M. Wulff -- Types of sexual union and their implicit meanings / Frédérique Apffel Marglin -- On woman saints / A.K. Ramanujan.
The shifting balance of power in the marriage of Śiva and Pārvatī / Wendy Doniger O'Flaherty -- Blood and death out of place: reflections on the goddess Kālī / David Kinsley -- Consort of none, śakti of all: the vision of the Devī-māhātmya / Thomas B. Coburn -- Gaṅgā: the goddess in Hindu sacred geography / Diana L. Eck -- A theology of the repulsive: the myth of the goddess Śītalā / Edward C. Dimock, Jr. -- Comments: the goddess and the polarity of the sacred / Richard Brubaker -- Sītā: mother goddess and śakti / Cornelia Dimmitt -- The goddess Śrī: the blossoming lotus and breast jewel of Viṣṇu / Vasudha Narayanan.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area India
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7948036
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