Religion, Tradition, and Ideology

Pre-colonial South India
Author(s): 
Champakalakshmi, R
ISBN: 
9780198070597
Date published: 
June 2011
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

This volume discusses the multiple facets, dominant characteristics, and historical trajectories of religious traditions in pre-colonial south India. Examining the linkages between religion and politics, it investigates alternative vernacular traditions, rituals and practices, temple architecture, iconography, and other representational art forms.