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Author Narayan, Kirin, author
Title Everyday creativity : singing goddesses in the Himalayan foothills / Kirin Narayan
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2016
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  ML3917.I4 N37 2016    AVAILABLE    30520020832680
Descript xxiv, 254 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Big issues in music
Big issues in music
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-248) and index
Finding form -- Tending lives through songs -- The ground that grows songs -- Attaining: the mountain daughter's many forms -- Playing: Krishna's mothers, sister, and lovers -- Going: Saili as plant and goddess -- Bathing: the transformative flows of sound -- Reaching the head
Subject Music -- Social aspects -- India -- Kāngra (District)
Women singers -- India -- Kāngra (District)
Kāngra (India : District) -- Social life and customs
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