The Sword and the Flute: Kālī and Kṛṣṇa, Dark Visions of the Terrible and the Sublime in Hindu Mythology

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University of California Press, Jan 1, 1975 - Hindu gods - 167 pages
Author explains Hindu spirituality by treating the dieties, Krishnaand Kali, as human experiences.
 

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Contents

Krsna and the Krsnas
9
Combat as Play
19
The Call of Krsnas Flute
32
The Divine Lover
41
Introduction
56
CHAPTER III
81
Kāli in the Mahābhārata
88
Kālis Regional Distribution
96
Kāli and the Tantric Hero
109
Summary
125
CONCLUSION
151
WORKS CITED
161
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