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Author Jarow, E. H. Rick
Title Tales for the Dying : The Death Narrative of the Bhagavata-Purana
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, 2003
©2003
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Series SUNY Series in Hindu Studies
SUNY Series in Hindu Studies
Note Intro -- TALES FOR THE DYING -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- A NOTE ON TRANSLATION AND TRANSLITERATION -- LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS -- INTRODUCTION: MANY WAYS OF DYING -- 1. EXAMINATIONS OF THE PAST -- 2. THE SEMIOTICS OF SEPARATION -- 3. NARRATIVES OF ABSENCE -- 4. THE DOMINION OF DEATH -- 5. STRI NARAKA DVARA- WOMAN AS THE GATEWAY TO HELL -- 6. THE RASA DANCE AND THE GATEWAY TO HEAVEN -- 7. FINAL PARTINGS -- NOTES -- Introduction: Many Ways of Dying -- Chapter 1: Examinations of the Past -- Chapter 2: The Semiotics of Separation -- Chapter 3: Narratives of Absence -- Chapter 4: The Dominion of Death -- Chapter 5: Stri Naraka Dvara--Woman as the Gateway to Hell -- Chapter 6: The Rasa Dance and the Gateway to Heaven -- Chapter 7: Final Partings -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- A -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y
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Link Print version: Jarow, E. H. Rick Tales for the Dying : The Death Narrative of the Bhagavata-Purana Albany : State University of New York Press,c2003 9780791456095
Subject Puranas. -- Bhāgavatapurāṇa -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.;Death -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism
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