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Seeking Mahadevi

Constructing the Indentities of the Hindu Great Goddess

by Tracy Pintchman

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hinduism,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • Hinduism - General,
  • Spirituality - Feminine,
  • Eastern - General,
  • Goddesses, Hindu

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7802533M
    ISBN 100791450074
    ISBN 109780791450079


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Tracy Seeking Mahadevi book is Associate Professor of Hindu Studies at Loyola University Chicago. She is the author of The Rise of the Goddess in the Hindu Tradition, also published by SUNY : Hardcover. Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Identities of the Hindu Great Goddess. While Hindus recognize and revere a variety of different goddesses, they also tend to speak of one Great Seeking Mahadevi book, Mahadevi, as a singular divine being who is the unity underlying all female deities.1/5(1).

Seeking Mahadevicovers various geographical locations, from the Punjab and Bengal in North India to Kerala and Tamilnadu in the South, and makes use of evidence from ancient texts and contemporary interviews, male-authored documents and women's possession experiences, myth, ritual, and Author: Tracy Pintchman.

Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Indentities of the Hindu Great Goddess Tracy Pintchman Explores the indentity of the Hindu Great Goddess and how it relates to the many goddesses worshipped in India.

Seeking Mahadevicovers various geographical locations, from the Punjab and Bengal in North India to Kerala and Tamilnadu in the South, and makes use of evidence from ancient texts and contemporary interviews, male-authored documents and women's possession experiences, myth, ritual, and folklore.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: Identity Construction and the Hindu Great Goddess / Tracy Pintchman --The Seeking Mahadevi book and Vedantic Identity of the Great Goddess in the Devi Gita Seeking Mahadevi book the Devi-Bhagavata Purana / C.

Mackenzie Brown --Mahadevi as Mother: The Oriya. In Hinduism, Mahadevi (Sanskrit: महादेवी, IAST: Mahādevī) or "Great Goddess" is the goddess or Devi that is the sum of all other devis – an all-encompassing Seeking Mahadevi book deity as the consort or complement to an all-encompassing male deity (Deva) or the Ultimate Reality (Brahman) in ation: Devi, Adi Parashakti, Brahman, Parvati.

Introduction: Identity Construction and the Hindu Great Goddess / Tracy Pintchman 1 The Tantric and Vedantic Identity of the Great Goddess in the Devi Gita of the Devi-Bhagavata Purana / C.

Mackenzie Brown 19 Mahadevi as Mother: The Oriya Hindu Vision of Reality / Usha Menon 37 Ambiguous and Definitive: The Greatness of Goddess. Akka Mahadevi (ಅಕ್ಕ ಮಹಾದೇವಿ) (c–) was one of the early female poets of the Kannada literature and a prominent person in the Lingayat religion in the 12th century.

Her extant Vachana poems (a form of spontaneous mystical poems), and the two short writings called Mantrogopya and the Yogangatrividhi are considered her most notable contribution to Kannada.

The Devi Bhagavata Purana (Sanskrit: देवी भागवतपुराण, Devī Bhāgavatapurāṇa), also known as the Shrimad Devi Bhagvatam and the Devi Bhagavatam, Śrīmad Bhāgavata Mahā Purāṇa is a Sanskrit text that belongs to the Purana-genre of Hindu literature. The text is considered a Mahapurana (major Purana) of India.

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Ratri Suktam (Tantrik) - The hymn in the first chapter is the Tantrik Ratri Sukta. Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Identities of the Hindu Great Goddess. State University of New York Press.

Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Identities of the Hindu Great Goddess Tracy Pinthman,Editor Rs Silence Unheard: Deathly Othernee in Patanjala-Yoga Yohanan Grinshpon Rs Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Identities of the Hindu Great Goddess. Edited by TRACY PINTCH-MAN.

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This is a volume that was co-edited with Rita D. Sherma. This book offers a multilayered exploration of Hindu understandings of the Feminine, both human and divine.

Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Identities of the Hindu Great Goddess. State University of New York Press: (ISBN ) Synopsis. A Review of Songs for Siva: Vacanas of Akka Mahadevi, translated by Vinaya Chaitanya ().

A small hardcover volume filled with poems seeking to move from duality and separation into divine union ― Songs for Siva is a new translation by Vinaya Chaitanya of the 12 th century poet, Akka Mahadevi.

She was known as “sky-clad” (digambaras), as she was of the tradition of the wandering. Mahadevi, Hindu poet-saint of the Karnataka region of India. Married to a local king against her will, Mahadevi subsequently left her husband and renounced the world.

Legend has it that she wandered naked, singing songs of passionate love for her “true husband,” the god Shiva. Some of her poems. The Shiva Purana is one of the eighteen Purana genre of Sanskrit texts in Hinduism, and part of the Shaivism literature corpus. It primarily centers around the Hindu god Shiva and goddess Parvati, but references and reveres all gods.

The Shiva Purana asserts that it once consisted ofverses set out in twelve samhitas (books). It was written by Romaharshana, a disciple of Vyasa. Mahadevi's, Albuquerque, New Mexico. likes. Mahadevi's nurtures whole family wellness through health beverages and treats utilizing top quality ers:   When Mahadevi was a student of fifth standard, Subhadra, two years her senior in Allahabad’s Crosthwaite Girls College, played a mischief and, snatching her Mathematics exercise book.

Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Identities of the Hindu Great Goddess (আইএসবিএন ০-৭৯১৪-৫০০৮-২) Edited by Tracy Pintchman; The Rise of the Goddess in the Hindu Tradition (আইএসবিএন ০-৭৯১৪-২১১২-০) by Tracy Pintchmanঅন্তর্ভুক্তি: হিন্দু দেবী, মহাবিদ্যা. In the sixth century when Devi Mahatmya came into practice the name Devi (goddess) or Mahadevi (Great Goddess) came into prominence to represent one female goddess to encompass the discrete goddesses like Parvati and so forth.

In the Hindu mythology, Devi and Deva are usually paired, complement and go together. Seeking Mahadevi: Constructing the Identities of the Hindu Great Goddess.

State University of New York Press. Nesma Books, India, (ISBN ) Sarma, Sarayu Prasad, Saptashatī Sarvasvam, in Sanskrit, - A cyclopaedic work on Devī Māhātmya. Rashtriya Sanskrita Samsthan, New Delhi, India,   A small hardcover volume (very reasonably priced on Amazon) filled with poems seeking to move from duality and separation into divine union ― Songs for Siva is a new translation by Vinaya Chaitanya of the 12th century poet, Akka Mahadevi/5(12).

Abstract. The Saundarya Laharī is a Sanskrit hymn of one hundred verses praising the Great Goddess, Devī, daughter of the mountain, beautiful consort of Siva, lord of the three cities.

1 The hymn is popular and widely known, reproduced and commented upon. It has been translated into numerous Indian languages and a number of times into English. It is rooted in the context of South Indian Author: Francis Xavier Clooney. ® Pintchman, Seeking Mahadevi ; D.

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