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Encountering the goddess

a translation of the Devī-māhātmya and a study of its interpretation

by Thomas B. Coburn

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puranas. Mārkaṇḍeyapurāṇa. Devīmāhātmya -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Puranas. Mārkaṇḍeyapurāṇa. Devīmāhātmya -- Commentaries -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-246) and index.

    Other titlesPuranas. Mārkaṇḍeyapurāṇa. Devīmāhātmya. English.
    StatementThomas B. Coburn.
    SeriesSUNY series in Hindu studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1140.4.M376 C64 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 257 p. :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1871067M
    ISBN 100791404455, 0791404463
    LC Control Number90030574

    3. Coburn, Thomas B., Encountering the Goddess: A Translation of the Devi-Mahatmya and a Study of its Interpretation (Albany, New York: State University of New York Press, ). 4. Eck, Diana, Darsan: Seeing the Divine Image in India, Third Edition (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania: Anima Books, ). 5. Pagan Portals - Aphrodite: Encountering the Goddess of Love & Beauty & Initiation. Author. Moon, Irisanya. Publisher. Moon Books. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia.

    Publisher: Moon Books (Septem ) Naming the Goddess is written by over eighty adherents and scholars of Goddess and Goddess Spirituality, and includes contributions from Selena Fox. of the book (covering a total of forty-two pages) might have made it easier to use for the novice in Indian studies who is as yet unpracticed in the intricacies of the Sanskrit alphabet. Cyril V e lia t h Sophia University Tokyo C oburn, Thom as B. Encountering the Goddess: A Translation of the Devi- Mdhatmya and a Study of Its Interpretation.

      Just prior to the opening of the gateway to the dark half of the year, Encountering the Dark Goddess is an exploration into our deep shadow self through the connection with various "darker" aspects of the Divine Feminine. Taking place on Saturday, 28 April , journey to meet four Goddesses who are often associated with the "shadows" and reflect aspects of our own selves we . "Encountering the Goddess is likely to be the standard scholarly translation for years to come."--C. Mackenzie Brown, Trinity University Thomas B. Coburn is Charles A. Dana Professor of Religious Studies and Classical Languages at St. Lawrence University. He is the author of Devi-Mahatmya: The Crystallization of the Goddess Tradition.


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