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Playing Host to Deity: Festival Religion in the South Indian Tradition Hardcover – November 29, 2001

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The description of the festival celebrations is the elegant outcome of the author's observation of these festivals, complemented by textual analysis and historical documentation. The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute The comparative analysis - through time and space - of fourteen festivals makes this volume original. The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute ... the volume will be of interest to students and scholars of religious studies, popular religion, and social anthropology. The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute

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Paul Younger is at McMaster University, Canada.

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