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Dravidian gods in modern Hinduism

a study of the local and village deities of southern India

by Wilber Theodore Elmore

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Published by the author in Hamilton, N.Y .
Written in English


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Statementby Wilber Theodore Elmore.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 9-157 p. :
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22878900M

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Dravidian Gods in Modern Hinduism at hankins-farms.comnd: Wilber Theodore Elmore. Hinduism in the Modern World presents a new and unprecedented attempt to survey the nature, range, and significance of modern and contemporary Hinduism in South Asia and the global diaspora. Organized to reflect the direction of recent scholarly research, this volume breaks with earlier texts on this subject by seeking to overcome a misleading dichotomy between an elite, intellectualist.

A Study of The Local & Village Deities of Southern India by Wilber Theodore Elmore (published in )5/5(1). Jun 26,  · The Dravidian Style of Hindu Temple June 26, hrodrigues Among the massive amount of Hindu temples in India there are two main types of temple styles, a specific temple style seen in the north and one in the south.

14 THE VILLAGE GODS OF SOUTH INDIA goddesses, as distinct from the offerings made to the spirits of ancestors or other deities, is on the whole most in accordance with the facts. Professor Elmore, inhis able and most interesting book, Dravidian Gods inModern Hinduism, criticizes the totemistic theory of the origin of the buffalo-sacrifice. Back of the Book The 35 brief essays in this book provide glimpses of the variety that is most characteristic of Hinduism in urban south India today. By examining selected objects widely revered in contemporary Dravidian country gods, goddesses, historical figures, sacred plants and stones, the authors succeed at once in disclosing to attentive readers what in the South mirrors Hindu norms.


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Sjoberg claims that the Dravidian religion influenced Hinduism more than its Aryan counterpart, Elmore suggests Dravidian belief in afterlife was common and is contrary to the reincarnation concept that evolved somewhere in northern India after the Indo-Aryan migration. Dravidian Gods in Modern Hinduism: A Study of the Local and Village Deities of Southern India - Primary Source Edition [Wilber Theodore Elmore] on hankins-farms.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Dravidian Gods In Modern Hinduism Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Dravidian religion was centered the worship of Goddess as mother, protector of villages and the 7 sisters often called the 7 Dravidian sisters. In the book “Dravidian Gods in Modern Hinduism”, Wilder Theodre Elmore comments that the Dravidian folks religions are not a simple form of animism, but exhibit complex metaphysical concepts.

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifactCited by: hankins-farms.com - Buy Dravidian Gods in Modern Hinduism: A Study of the Local and Village Deities of Southern India book online at best prices in India on hankins-farms.com Read Dravidian Gods in Modern Hinduism: A Study of the Local and Village Deities of Southern India book reviews & author details and more at hankins-farms.com Free delivery on qualified hankins-farms.com: Wilber Theodore Elmore.

True that the Hindu religion presently most accepted, was developed through the Vedic senses cultivated by the so called Aryans.

But here the term 'Aryan' was just coined by the British Historians in order to divide and rule. The term 'Arya' exact. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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[W T Elmore]. Feb 08,  · For native tamil, there is no concept called religion, they worshipped nature as god. No poet in tamil like thirukural, tolkappiyam says single word as Hindu or religion, when thiruvalluvar’s thirukural talks about everything in this world like fo.

Oct 29,  · "This book provides a much-needed thematic and historical introduction to Hinduism, the religion of the majority of people in India.

Flood traces the development of Hindu traditions from ancient origins and the major deities to the modern world. Hinduism as both a global religion and a form of nationalism are hankins-farms.com: Carol Kuruvilla. Dravidian people or Dravidians are the present and past speakers of any of the Dravidian hankins-farms.com are around million native speakers of Dravidian languages.

Dravidian speakers form the majority of the population of South India and are natively found in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, the Maldives and Sri Lanka.

Proto-Dravidian may have been spoken in the Indus Geographic distribution: South Asia and parts of. About the Book The 35 brief essays in this book provide glimpses of the variety that is most characteristic of Hinduism in urban south India today. By examining selected object widely revered in contemporary Dravidian country gods, goddesses, historical figures, sacred plants and stone -the authors succeed at once in disclosing to attentive readers what in the South mirror Hindu norms.

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A Study of the Local and Village Deities of Southern India (Classic Reprint) book reviews & author details and more at hankins-farms.com Free delivery on qualified hankins-farms.com: Wilber Theodore Elmore. The story goes like this, the sacred Dravidian Tribe, one of the most ancient tribes living in India, has protected the SanJeewani plant, since the time, when the Gods lived on this earth.

The plant has miracle life-saving effect, so with modern life being as it is, the Dravidians decide to pass on their traditional knowledge to be It’s been /5. Shiva is actually a Indian God.

Shiva was there in India even before the araival of Dravidians in India. Dravidians adopted Shiva, at the same time worshipping also continued by Pre-dravidian Indians & Dravidised Pre-dravidian Indians.

Later Aryan. Dravidian Gods and Hindu Gods are synonyms. There may be a Dravidian name for Hindu God'hankins-farms.com per Hindu philosophy God is omnipresent that means he live in nature in both animate and inanimate objects.Dravidian gods in modern Hinduism. (Lincoln, Neb., ), by W.

T. Elmore (page images at HathiTrust) Hindu philosophy popularly explained: the orthodox systems / (New York: Funk & Wagnalls, ), by Ram Chandra Bose (page images at HathiTrust) India and its millions, (Philadelphia, Rodgers, ), by Dennis Osborne (page images at HathiTrust).Hinduism is a fine blend of Ancient Aryans & Dravidian cultures & rituals.

Hinduism devloped from Religion called Brahmanism. 'Dravidian gods in modern Hinduism' -- subject(s): Accessible book.