The Resource Hindu Gods in West Africa : Ghanaian Devotees of Shiva and Krishna

Hindu Gods in West Africa : Ghanaian Devotees of Shiva and Krishna

Label
Hindu Gods in West Africa : Ghanaian Devotees of Shiva and Krishna
Title
Hindu Gods in West Africa
Title remainder
Ghanaian Devotees of Shiva and Krishna
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Hindu Gods in West Africa, Wuaku offers an analytical account of the histories, beliefs and practices of the Hindu Monastery of Africa and the Radha Govinda Temple, two of Ghana's emmerging Hindu Temples
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
294.509667
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL1168.G43
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies of Religion in Africa
Label
Hindu Gods in West Africa : Ghanaian Devotees of Shiva and Krishna
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter One Ghana's Hindu Religious Landscape; Chapter Two The Hindu Monastery of Africa; Chapter Three Domesticating Shiva Worship in Ghana: Rituals of the Hindu Monastery of Africa; Chapter Four The Sri Radha-Govinda Temple Tradition; Chapter Five "Hinduizing" From the "Top," Indigenizing from "Below": Krishna Devotion in Ghana; Chapter Six Spreading Krishna and Shiva Worship in Ghana; Chapter Seven Why We became Hindus: Conversion Narratives; Chapter Eight Conclusion; Bibliography; Index; Illustration Section
Control code
ocn854521056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (346 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004255715
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34131565
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854521056
  • pebcs9004255710

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