The Embodiment of Bhakti

The Embodiment of Bhakti

Author: Karen Pechilis Prentiss

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 9780195128130

Category: Religion

Page: 265

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In this interpretive history of bhakti, both chronicle and comparison are used to identify and analyze bhakti as understood by various Tamil Siva-bhakti authors and authorities."--BOOK JACKET.
The Embodiment of Bhakti
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Karen Pechilis Prentiss
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

In this interpretive history of bhakti, both chronicle and comparison are used to identify and analyze bhakti as understood by various Tamil Siva-bhakti authors and authorities."--BOOK JACKET.
The Embodiment of Bhakti
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Karen Pechilis Prentiss
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book offers an interpretive history of bhakti, an influential religious perspective in Hinduism. Prentiss argues that although bhakti is mentioned in every contemporary sourcebook on Indian religions, it still lacks an agreed-upon definition. "Devotion" is found to be the most commonly used synonym. Prentiss seeks a new perspective on
The Embodiment of Bhakti
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Karen Pechilis, Karen Pechilis Prentiss
Categories: Bakhti in literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

In this interpretive history of bhakti, both chronicle and comparison are used to identify and analyze bhakti as understood by various Tamil Siva-bhakti authors and authorities."--Jacket.
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Language: en
Pages: 665
Authors: Yudit Kornberg Greenberg
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This is the first comprehensive resource on the subject of love in the teachings of the world's major religions, cultures, and philosophies.
A Living Theology of Krishna Bhakti
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Tamal Krishna Goswami, Graham M. Schweig
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

An illuminating examination of the theology of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, the founder of the Hare Krishna movement.