The Puranas And The Making Of A Regional Tradition (Oip)
de Kunal (Centre For Historical Studies Jawaharlal Nehru University) Chakrabarti
Sobre o livro
This book traces the evolution of a process of interaction between Brahmanism and the indigenous social groups of Bengal during the early medieval period. Following the logic of cultural negotiation implicit in the Puranas composed composed in Bengal, the book unravels a pattern that governed this relationship of recirpocity, contestation and domination.