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Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... oh, you must talk to Ashok Ravat he s the man who saved Shivaji Park. I had just begun a visual ethnography called Maidan Histories and Stealth­ scapes 1 that looked at the daily use and the transformations over time of an exemplary public space: Shivaji Park in the Dadar area of Bombay. I...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... and devout initiate. Ravat devotes much of his time to policing and protecting the city s open spaces especially his beloved Shivaji Park from the creeping intrusions of shadowy corporations and corrupt corporators, as well as from the aggres- sively competing po liti cal parties whose ever- louder...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... 43, as well as Masoom Moi- tra et al., Shivaji Nagar: Homegrown Neighbourhood, urbz User- Generated City (blog), September 1, 2012, http urbz . net / page / 15 / . 7. The application of the fourteen- foot rule to construction in Shivajinagar is highly contentious, not least because the neighborhood...
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By Kajri Jain
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012887-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1288-7
...: GANDHI, VIVEKANANDA, THIRUVALLUVAR, SHIVAJI So far I have focused on new forms of spatiality and iconopraxis attending the formation of a unified category of the Hindu, but they emerged within a wider set of conversations and mimetic exchanges between aesthetic forms. It is well established...
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By Lisa Björkman
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-045
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... 27, 360, 379, 381 82. See also public space; Shivaji Park Malabar Hill neighborhood, 323 24, 328 Malad suburb, 124, 126, 163, 291 Mandvi port town, 282 83 Manto, Sa adat Hasan, 94n1, 240, 291 92, 295n6 Mantralaya, 324, 326 mantras, 225 27, 229, 246 Marathi language, 163, 287 88, 290, 292, 295n5, 397...
Published: 09 October 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0559-9
... to a cozier era, always made the trek up from Brighton to London when I visited, to share meals and memories. Anonymous security guys at Chhattrapati Shivaji Airport in Bombay re united me with my lost iPad. And my mother, Malati Jaikumar, man ag er extraordinaire, eased all my travels and made the 2009 trip...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-026
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
...in november of 2008 the right- wing po liti cal party Shiv Sena partnered with global giants McDonald s and Coca- Cola to launch their branded culi- nary vision: Shiv Vada Pav. The Vada Pav Sammelan (festival or confer- ence) was held in Shivaji Park in the central neighborhood of Dadar, down...
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By Kajri Jain
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012887-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1288-7
... for the proj ect. Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa of Tamil Nadu announced plans for a mega 4 I n t R o d U c t I o n statue of Thamizh Thaai ( Mother Tamil) in a theme park on Tamil ideas of landscape. The Maharashtra government revived plans for a 300-ft. monu- ment to the Maratha king Shivaji on an island...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-027
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
..., Shivaji Park, and Parel, many watchmen returned with their families to their villages, Laxmi recalled. So we stopped getting the information. Not that Marathi manoos benefited. The buildings gave security duties to private companies, who got cheaper mi grants from Orissa and Bengal as watchmen...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... and social capacity. He participated in jayantis cele brations of community he- roes such as Jotirao Phule, Ambedkar, and the Buddha, as well as at pan- Maharashtrian festivals celebrating Shivaji. Eventually, Gaikwad established his own Sanghmitra Gayan (Singing) Party at Chandanvadi- Girgao: In 1957...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-038
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... (competing claims to this crown are beyond the purview of this essay), defies this presumption.1 On a busy Dadar street of shops and residences close to the City Light market, minutes away from Sena Bhavan (the headquarters of the Shiv Sena and the locus of its influ- ence) and the green space of Shivaji...
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By Kajri Jain
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012887-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1288-7
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By Kajri Jain
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012887-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1288-7
.... See also jyotirlingas; Kirateshwar; lingams; Mauritiuseshwarnath; RvM Foundation Shiv Temple; Shivaratri Shivaji: statue of, xvi, xix, 4, 27, 107, 117 Shivaratri, 44, 135, 152, 235, 237, 239, 245 Shiv Mahima, 23 Shiv Sena, 88, 107, 109, 182, 272, 285n31, 288n5 Shri Chinmaya (Chinmayananda), 50, 104...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... with his passion for singing, particularly in a po liti cal and social capacity. He participated in jayantis cele brations of community he- roes such as Jotirao Phule, Ambedkar, and the Buddha, as well as at pan- Maharashtrian festivals celebrating Shivaji. Eventually, Gaikwad established his own...
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012443-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
... a relationship of desire with Maratha history especially its peasant warrior traditions and its history of patriotic face- off with the imperial Mughals of Delhi. The Maratha king from a peasant caste, Shivaji, was lionized by the Bengali middle classes. Incidentally, Benoy Kumar Sarkar, in a 1936 essay...
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By Anustup Basu
Published: 17 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012498-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1249-8
..., 107, 115, 223n52 Shivaji, 54 55, 142 43 Shootout at Wadala (film), 196 Shuddhi movement, 97, 142 Sikander Lodhi, 226n83 Index 283 Sikhism, 15, 92, 142, 147, 156, 223n52 Singh, Chaudhary Charan, 172 Singh, Kumar Suresh, 211n10 Singh, Manmohan, 250n112 Sinha, Anubhav, 193 sit, 244n31 Sita, 40 41 Sitaram...
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By Saloni Mathur
Published: 22 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003380-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0338-0
Published: 17 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012498-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1249-8
Published: 17 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012498-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1249-8
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2