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Auspicious Wisdom (SUNY Series in Medieval Studies) Paperback – October 1, 1992

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  • Series: SUNY Series in Medieval Studies
  • Paperback: 324 pages
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press (October 1, 1992)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 079141146X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0791411469
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 5.9 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,387,043 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Douglas Renfrew Brooks is Assistant Professor of Religion and Director of Asian Studies, University of Rochester. Brook's textual and historical investigations of Sakta tantrism are augmented by extensive field work and experience among contemporary practitioners. He is also the author of The Secret of the Three Cities: An Introduction to Hindu Sakta Tantrism.

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By OneHeart4Hymn on May 28, 2014
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I study with Dr. Brooks and this a great book. It's academic and not easy to read, but worth if you read diligently.
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