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Fruitful Journeys: The Ways of Rajasthani Pilgrims Ann Grodzins Gold

Fruitful Journeys: The Ways of Rajasthani Pilgrims

Ann Grodzins Gold

Published January 1st 1988
ISBN : 9780520056701
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Unlike most other works on Hindu pilgrimage, Fruitful Journeys begins where the pilgrimage itself begins: at home, with an examination of local shrines, deities, and worship. Gold contributes significantly to the study of popular Hinduism by thusMoreUnlike most other works on Hindu pilgrimage, Fruitful Journeys begins where the pilgrimage itself begins: at home, with an examination of local shrines, deities, and worship. Gold contributes significantly to the study of popular Hinduism by thus offering a unique perspective on pilgrims values, presenting ethnographic data from a distinctive regional culture, and integrating the recorded texts of oral traditions with their performance contexts.