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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 770–774.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Jon Keune A Genealogy of Devotion: Bhakti, Tantra, Yoga, and Sufism in North India . By Patton E. Burchett . New York : Columbia University Press , 2019 . xiii, 433 pp. ISBN: 9780231190329 (cloth). Bhakti and Power: Debating India's Religion of the Heart . By John Stratton...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 665–666.
Published: 01 August 1989
...David N. Lorenzen Bhakti and the Bhakti Movement: A New Perspective . By Krishna Sharma . New Delhi : Munshiram Manoharlal , 1987 . xviii , 342 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1989 1989 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 665 In any case, the idea of an independent...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 263–264.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Gavin Flood A Storm of Songs: India and the Idea of the Bhakti Movement . By John Stratton Hawley . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2015 . xiv, 438 pp. ISBN 9780674187467 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2016  2016 If historical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 457–476.
Published: 01 May 1978
... is that the current popularity offire-walkingis but a manifestation of a more general phenomenon the rise of bhakti (devotional) religiosity in Buddhist Sri Lanka. To demonstrate this larger thesis, I present an account of the history of modern fire-walking, and discuss the social background of a sample of fire...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (4): 1080–1081.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Glenn Yocum The Embodiment of Bhakti . By Karen Pechilis Prentiss . New York : Oxford University Press , 1999 . xi, 265 pp. $55.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 1080 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES That India appears to have used lower-grade...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 43 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 November 1983
...David N. Lorenzen Tradition and Modernity in Bhakti Movements . Edited by Jayant Lele . Leiden : Brill , 1981 . 156 pp. Contributors, Index. N.p. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1983 1983 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 189 have all-India connotations. Even the status...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (4): 781–782.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Norman Cutler Viraha-Bhakti: The Early History of Kṛṣṇa Devotion in South India . By Friedhelm Hardy . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1983 . xxiii, 692 pp. Appendixes, Bibliographies, Index. $49.95. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1984 1984 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (2): 385–386.
Published: 01 February 1980
...John Stratton Hawley Kabir: The Apostle of Hindu-Muslim Unity: Interaction of Hindu-Muslim Ideas in the Formation of the Bhakti Movement with Special Reference to Kabīr, the Bhakta . By Muhammad Hedayetullah , Delhi : Motilal Banarsidass , 1977 . xxiv, 320 pp. Notes, Bibliography. Rs...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (2): 412–413.
Published: 01 February 1968
...Agehananda Bharati Bhakti-Rasāmṛta-Sindhuḥ . By Śrī Rūpa Gosvāmī . Sanskrit Text with Devanāgarī Script with Transliteration in English and English Translation with Comments. Volume I. Translated by Tridaṇḍī Swāmī Bhakti Hṛdaya Bon Mahārāj . Vrindaban, U.P., India : Institute of Oriental...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 953–954.
Published: 01 November 1992
...David L. Haberman Devotion Divine: Bhakti Traditions from the Regions of India. Studies in Honor of Charlotte Vaudeville . Edited by Diana L. Eck and Francoise Mallison . Groningen : Ebert Forsten , 1991 . xvii, 298 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1992...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 269–290.
Published: 01 May 1988
... Tradition; An Anthology of Urdu Poetry . New York : Columbia University Press . Bahura Gopal Narayan . 1983 . “ Sūrdās kā pada : The Fatehpur Manuscript of 1639 v.s. (1582 A.d. ).” In Bhakti in Current Research, 1979–1982 , ed. Thiel-Horstmann Monika , pp. 19 – 24 . Berlin : Dietrich...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (4): 1185–1187.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Bhakti Shringarpure Voolencel/Non-Violence: Some Hindu Perpectives . Edited by Denis Vidal , Gilles Tarabout , and Eric Meyer . New Delhi : Manohar , 2003 . 328 pp. Rs 650/$38.95 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 B O O K R E V I E W S S O U T H A S I...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 589–590.
Published: 01 May 1994
... 1994 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 589 features of the text, anticipatory of puranic bhakti. Doniger says the Skanda Purana "undoes," "deconstructs," and "surpasses bhakti" (pp. 60-61) with its theme of the unconscious, "undeserving devotee" (pp. 63 65); but the bhakti prototype...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 587–589.
Published: 01 May 1994
... crosscutting issues: orality, history, and bhakti. Orality provokes insightful treatment by Velcheru Narayana Rao, who views Sanskrit puranas as "originally oral," but defines this prior orality as a grammatically informed "literate orality" "different from the orality of folk narratives" (p. 95). But for some...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 1054–1056.
Published: 01 November 1993
... of the Saints of India is an introduction to bhakti in north India, that is, to the literature, cults, and hagiographical traditions of six poet-saints of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries who determined to a considerable degree the character of devotional religion in north India, and to the contemporary...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (S1): 89–97.
Published: 01 June 1964
... bhakti movements which arose in South India spread northward, but have continued to play an important part in the life of all regions. Similarly reform Hinduism, born under the impact of contact with the West, affects areas far from its points of origin. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 745–766.
Published: 01 November 2019
... to the details of Cakradhar's daily life, including the places he visited, is motivated by bhakti (devotional love). In order to soothe the pain they felt at his absence, the community of Cakradhar's followers practiced remembrance of the things he had said and done, and made pilgrimages to the places where he...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (3): 779–803.
Published: 01 August 1994
... around the sixteenth century. By the seventeenth century, Kālī's worship moved to the public sphere. The Kālī saints Rāmaprasāda (eighteenth century) and Rāmakrsna (late nineteenth century) were especially responsible for popularizing the devotional (bhakti) conception of Kālī as Mother, the prevalent...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1341–1364.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Ronki Ram Abstract This paper argues that Dalit consciousness in Punjab emerged against the backdrop of the teachings of Ravidass, an untouchable saint-poet of the North Indian Bhakti movement who presented a middle path between assimilation and radical separatism for the construction of a separate...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 664–665.
Published: 01 August 1989
... politicians and the peasantry. RAFIUDDIN AHMED University of Chicago Bhakti and the Bhakti Movement: A New Perspective. By KRISHNA SHARMA. New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal, 1987. xviii, 342 pp. Krishna Sharma has written a thoughtful and original book. Both its virtues and its flaws are major. Sharma has set...