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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 219.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of Hiranyakashipu, a demon king who could not be killed by day or night, indoors or out; neither by man nor beast nor by any creature born of woman. Steadfast in his devotion to Vishnu despite his father's persecution, Prahlad prayed for a deliverance that was vouchsafed him as the sun set and the king stood by one...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 221–237.
Published: 01 May 2021
... to a variety of tortures because of his virtue, Prahlad eventually brought about his father's death by praying to Vishnu for deliverance. The king had received a boon that prevented him from being killed by man or beast, indoors or out, by day or night, or by anyone born of a woman. One dusk, while boasting...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 395–416.
Published: 01 May 2011
... account of the whole proceedings with introduction and character sketch of Bal Gangadhar Tilak together with press opinion . N.p.: N. C. Kelkar. ———. 1928 . Vishnu Krishna Chiplunkar: A sketch of his life and career . Translated by D. V. Divekar. Madras: S. Ganesan. Milton, John. 1903...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 117–144.
Published: 01 January 2019
... ). Music’s story, Keskar maintained, was not all doom and gloom. In the early twentieth century, an important movement arose to restore music’s due place in society, championed by two men: Vishnu Bhatkhande and Vishnu Paluskar (1967: 9). These two reformers labored to reestablish music’s respectability...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 475–497.
Published: 01 September 1995
... was a matter of considerable controversy. In 1929 the leading Fiji Indian politician, Fiji-born Vishnu Deo, had articulated as a political formula self-rule for India, and equal citizenship in Fiji. The colonial British in Fiji uncompromisingly...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 631–654.
Published: 01 September 1995
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
....” In time Pahwa started a fruit business in Bombay. His trade sometimes took him to Ahmadnagar, a small city about one hundred miles northeast of Bombay, where he bought some of his supplies. There he met Vishnu Karkare, and they became...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 349–376.
Published: 01 May 2011
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 149–186.
Published: 01 January 2010