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Invoking Lakshmi: The Goddess of Wealth in Song and Ceremony

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Beautiful, beloved Lakshmi is the Hindu goddess of wealth, happiness, and abundant good fortune. This fascinating book is the first comprehensive guide to this celebrated goddess, her worship, and the deeper spiritual domain of prosperity she reveals. Constantina Rhodes presents over five hundred elegantly translated Sanskrit verses, including devotional songs, mantras, vi ...more
Paperback, 279 pages
Published July 2nd 2011 by State University of New York Press (first published January 1st 2010)
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May 09, 2015 Jo rated it liked it
Disclaimer: It's hard for me to review a more scholarly book outside of my fields of study because I cannot vouch for the authenticity of what's between the pages. I cannot read Sanskrit , I have access to only a few persons in this field of study and I do not think that is enough to make any determinations in that area - although I think the people I know in the field are knowledgable, and they would recommend this book, I do not know any of that.

In short, this is a book about Lakshmi, who is t
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