The Divine Player: A Study of Kṛṣṇa Līlā

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Motilal Banarsidass Publishe, 1979 - Krishna - 306 pages
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Cultural survey on the divine sports in religion in the context of Hinduism, with special reference to Krishna, Hindu deity, and Vaishnavism, the Krishna cult.
 

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Contents

Chapter
1
B Maya
10
The Great Goddess and the Play of Grace
19
Divine Madness
27
F The Heavenly Sporting Ground
38
G Combat as Play
49
KRSNAS LlLA 56121
56
PLAY AS AN EXPRESSION OF MANS
122
B Play as a Technique of Releasethe Other
143
Becoming Krsnas Lover
153
Kirtan and Holi
176
E Bhakti an Ovation of Bliss
190
PLAY IN NONHINDU TRADITIONS 253277
253
CONCLUSION 278281
278
INDEX 299306
299
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