The Camphor Flame: Popular Hinduism and Society in India
by C.J. Fuller
The Camphor Flame Popular Hinduism is shaped, above all, by worship of a multitude of powerful divine beings - a superabundance indicated by the proverbial total of 330 million gods and goddesses. This title combines ethnographic case studies with comparative anthropological analysis and draws on textual and historical scholarship as well. Full description
Paperback, 368 pages
Published August 15th 2004 by Princeton University Press
(first published April 15th 1992)
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