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Columbia University Press- Religion – pages. The role of the visual is essential to Hindu tradition ijdia culture, but many attempts to understand India’s divine images have been laden with misperceptions. Darsan, a Sanskrit word that means “seeing,” is an aid to our vision, a book of ideas to help us read, think, and look at Hindu images with appreciation and imagination. Contents Preface to the Second Seeimg.
Seeing the Sacred A Darsan. B The Visible India. D The Image of God.
E The Polytheistic Imagination. The Nature of the Hindu Image.
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B The Ritual Uses of the Image. B Image and Pilgrimage. Seeing the Divine Image in America.
A Americas Murtis and Temples. The Process of Divine Embodiment.
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C The Creation and Consecration of Images. D Festivals and Images. Image Temple and Pilgrimage. Eck Full view – Eck Snippet view – Eck No preview available – Common terms and phrases abode ancient aniconic aniconic image Arnheim artist ascetic auspicious avatara Banaras Banerjea bhakti Brahman called yhe Charlotte Vaudeville cosmos cult culture daitas darsan deities Delhi Devi devotion dham Diana L divine image Durga E.
Preface to the Second Edition.