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Published: 29 May 2014

384 Pages | 21 illus.


ISBN: 9780199940011

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Real Sadhus Sing to God

Gender, Asceticism, and Vernacular Religion in Rajasthan

Antoinette Elizabeth DeNapoli

AAR Religion, Culture, and History

  • Contributes the concept of "vernacular asceticism" to religious studies scholarship
  • Brings to light women's voices and views in the practice of renunciation