Imagining India

Imagining India

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The author of this text argues that the West's major depictions of India as the civilization of caste, villages, spiritualism and divine kings - and as a land dominated by imagination rather than reason - have had the effect of depriving Indians of their capacity to rule their own world.Karka II, Mahasamantadhipati, the Rashtra- kuta lord of Lata, speaks of his a#39; overlorda#39; (svamin), Dhruva, as he who, ... Mount Kailasa appear in the mountain range north of their domains, also caused the rivers that had originated there, the anbsp;...

Title:Imagining India
Author:Ronald B. Inden
Publisher:C. HURST & CO. PUBLISHERS - 2000-01


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