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At Play with Krishna (Pilgrimage Dramas From Brindavan)


Title: At Play with Krishna (Pilgrimage Dramas From Brindavan)

Author: Hawley, John Stratton

Description: In Brindavan yearly, thousands of pilgrims travel where they witness a series or religious dramas called ras lilas, whose central roles are performed by children. By translating four plays that collectively span this cycle, the author provides a lively perspective on the mythology of Krishna as Hindus experience it today. Opening chapter describes the setting in which the plays are enacted and relating them to the religious and emotional world of viewers and performers, a substantial introduction to each of the four plays , and forty-eight photographs (black & white)

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Pub, Delhi

Edition: 1st ed., Date: 1992, 339 pp., HB

Item Code: 9.78812E+12

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