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The Resource India : a sacred geography, by Diana L. Eck

India : a sacred geography, by Diana L. Eck

Label
India : a sacred geography
Title
India
Title remainder
a sacred geography
Statement of responsibility
by Diana L. Eck
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"India" explores the sacred places of India, taking the reader on an extraordinary trip through the beliefs and history of this rich and profound place
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10109952
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eck, Diana L
Dewey number
294.50954
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sacred space
  • Hinduism
  • Hinduism
  • Religion
  • Sacred space
  • India
  • India
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a sacred geography
Label
India : a sacred geography, by Diana L. Eck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 475-491) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A sacred geography, an imagined landscape -- What is India? -- Rose Apple Island : India in the lotus of the world -- The Gangā and the rivers of India -- Shiva's light in the land of India -- Shakti, the distribution of the body of the goddess -- Vishnu : endless and descending -- The land and story of Krishna -- Following Rāma : the Rāmāyana on the landscape of India -- A pilgrim's India today
Control code
957818
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 559 pages
Isbn
9780385531924
Lccn
2011009237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385531924
  • (OCoLC)701017703
Label
India : a sacred geography, by Diana L. Eck
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 475-491) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A sacred geography, an imagined landscape -- What is India? -- Rose Apple Island : India in the lotus of the world -- The Gangā and the rivers of India -- Shiva's light in the land of India -- Shakti, the distribution of the body of the goddess -- Vishnu : endless and descending -- The land and story of Krishna -- Following Rāma : the Rāmāyana on the landscape of India -- A pilgrim's India today
Control code
957818
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 559 pages
Isbn
9780385531924
Lccn
2011009237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385531924
  • (OCoLC)701017703

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