When the goddess was a woman : mahābhārata ethnographies : essays. / Volume 2 / / by Alf Hiltebeitel ; edited by Vishwa Adluri and Joydeep Bagchee.
Explicitly acknowledging its status as a strī-śūdra-veda (a Veda for women and the downtrodden), the Mahābhārata articulates a promise to bring knowledge of right conduct, fundamental ethical, philosophical, and soteriological teachings, and its own grand narrative to all classes of people and all b...
|Superior document:||Numen book series ; v. 132|
|Year of Publication:||2011|
|Series:||Studies in the history of religions ;
v. 132. |
|Physical Description:||1 online resource (672 p.)|
|Notes:||Description based upon print version of record.|
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