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Criminal Gods and Demon Devotees: Essays on the Guardians of Popular Hinduism

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The Hindu sacred order is guarded by the very gods who violate it and the demons who oppose it. This book is a who's who of such transgressive figures, both familiar and unfamiliar, showing their place within the Hindu order that they violate. It is also a reflection of the serious scholarly debate over the nature and composition of this Hindu order.

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Hardcover, 503 pages
Published October 3rd 1989 by State University of New York Press
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