Aspects of the female in Indian culture : proceedings of the symposium in Marburg, Germany, July 7-8, 2000 / edited by Ulrike Roesler and Jayandra Soni.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Marburg : Indica et Tibetica, 2004.
Description
ix, 182 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

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Series
  • Indica et Tibetica ; Bd. 44. [More in this series]
  • Arbeitsmaterialien zur Religionsgeschichte ; 17. [More in this series]
  • Indica et Tibetica, 0723-3337 ; Bd. 44
  • Arbeitsmaterialien zur Religionsgeschichte ; Bd. 17
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Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Two female Bodhisattvas in flesh and blood / Dragomir Dimitrov -- Obstacles to enlightenment: male perspectives on women in the poetic literature of the Buddhists / Michael Hahn -- On the courtesan in Buddhist literature with selected examples from Kṣemendras's Bodhisattvāvadānakalpalatā / Signe Kirde -- She of whom one speaks in Jaina exemplary literature / Luitgard Soni -- The alluring ladylove / Fabrizia Baldissera -- The heroine in lyrical and rhetorical Indian literature / Daniela Rossella -- Female characters and female audiences: remarks on female roles in the Indian dramaturgic tradition / Roland Steiner -- Vadhūdharmacandrikā: 'moonlight of female duties' / Ute Hüsken -- Towards a new Hindu woman / Ulrike Stark.
ISBN
  • 3923776446 (hd.bd.)
  • 9783923776443 (hd.bd.)
LCCN
2006499234
OCLC
61029697
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