Sacred groves and local gods : religion and environmentalism in South India / Eliza F. Kent.

Drawing on fieldwork conducted in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu over seven years, Eliza F. Kent offers a compelling examination of the religious and social context in which south India's sacred groves take on meaning for the villagers who maintain them, and shows how they have become...

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Main Author: Kent, Eliza F., 1966-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
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