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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 341–347.
Published: 01 August 2022
... and even read Persian texts ( parasigrantha ) to the Mughal princes and king. 44 At one point, Siddhicandra argues with Jahangir about both the merits of asceticism and Siddhicandra's refusal of Jahangir's order that the Jain monk take a wife. In the midst of the heated exchange, Siddhicandra depicts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 356–364.
Published: 01 December 2010
... for the things of origination, attachment, and action, and scribed as philosophical rather than devotional. their result, so that perfect asceticism is But it would be an exaggeration to character...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 334–340.
Published: 01 August 2022
... that specifically addresses ruling elites. cmarrewa@gmail.com Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Hindi literature kingship yoga asceticism power The immense influence of the Nath sampraday (community) is unmistakable in the literary, religious, political, and social histories...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 25–31.
Published: 01 August 1990
... human beings of this imperfect world. action. Reformation justified worldly economic activity for profit as religious and holy. Christian asceticism, Subsequent to the demise of the Prophet, after...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 213–229.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of the ture, he explicitly contrasts the goal of Taoism secret. Grounded in the empirical realism of with that of “Indian rishis”—who, through their texts and translation, it is speculatively imagina- asceticism, were interested in “dominating the tive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 25–34.
Published: 01 August 1992
... of an view is not only a revolt against the ruler but also identity based on Islamic fundamentalism during and against oneself, Jihad-e-Nuji or worldly asceticism. after the revolution, successfully combining popular Khomeini refers to these two forms of Jihad as Jihud-e- culture, religious texts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 309–324.
Published: 01 August 2022
... . References Alsdorf Ludwig . Der Kumārapālapratibodha: Ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis des Apabhraṃśa und der Erzählungs-Literatur der Jainas . Hamburg : Friederichsen, de Gruyter & Co , 1928 . Balcerowicz Piotr . Early Asceticism in India: Ājīvikism and Jainism . Abingdon, UK : Routledge...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 347–354.
Published: 01 August 2016
... these questions, or if there is another of tragic prophet? I will enjoy seeing where Sarkar calling to be heard? Will the worldly asceticism and you lead. of Max Weber’s “ethic” find its utility in the Yours, historiography of India? Can’t wait to find out...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 370–380.
Published: 01 August 2022
... of warrior asceticism more broadly. 3 I think it is safe to say that Allison and Dalpat, by contrast, were more interested in the literary and linguistic registers of the poetry. For Allison the literary included the historiographical: indeed she had been developing an ambitious book project on whether...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 463–478.
Published: 01 August 2007
.... ture, as neither asceticism nor the transmigra- Iconographically, as de la Vaissière has shown, tion of souls was ever part of its doctrine.24 the composition derives from Buddhist models...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (1): 82–94.
Published: 01 May 1998
...). fabricated artifacts. After all, today only endemic empiricists will These themes of sects and asceticism, caste and power are dis- deny that social reality is concept dependent, and none but puritani- cussed in much greater detail in Dube, houchableh4 but see also cal positivists will dispute...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 263–276.
Published: 01 August 2015
.... There are also many other major alist, promoted the Ganesh festival to bring Brah- temples: Babulnath in Girgaum and the Walkesh- minical virtues of asceticism and wisdom together war temples at Banganga Tank at the tip of Malabar with non-­Brahminical devotion and pleasure.42...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 310–325.
Published: 01 August 2008
...- lies in his accomplishment, in his own lifetime, fications. Vivekananda, to say the least, broke of the kind of Hindu organization and mobili- multiple grounds. He was the first significant zation that Bankim could only imagine in his Hindu leader to channel asceticism into social nationalistic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 408–438.
Published: 01 August 2005
... asceticism was carried out of monastic There is thus a double, “end of history,” cells into everyday life, and began to dominate worldly morality, it did its part in building the closure here...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 139–159.
Published: 01 May 2007
... characterized by a marked ortho- ultraconservative, stifl ing, and outdated today, doxy but also by puritanism and asceticism. Its it was very modern in its time by giving con- relations with other Islamic schools of thought, siderable room to rational contemplation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 94–109.
Published: 01 May 2011
... However, ities, depoliticizing it except for legitimizing the neo-­Shariatisti discourse suggests that modern current social order, and transforming it into spirituality, not organized religion, can still play individual piety and asceticism.72 The solution...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 May 2014
... relation- between Medina and Mecca amid the difficult ships with some of the twelve Shiite imams, and group preparation and purification for the most became best known for a life of asceticism that important leg of the journey, Al-­e Ahmad makes led to some of the earliest recorded instances...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 32–56.
Published: 01 August 1989
.... It referred to their extremes of optimism Their religion, so far as we know it, was entirely an ap- and pessimism, asceticism and sensuality, little civic or peal to the senses.”80 national loyalty and little concern about the ethical value of actions.72 Personal feeling, rather than com- In Renan’s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 32–61.
Published: 01 August 1991
... the “original affluent as societies” as they satisfied the “basic and vital needs” of Collier has aptly described “nihilistic asceticism.’g7 It is a common tendency among oppressed groups and all. their leaders...