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Culture and Religious Traditions in Temple of Goa

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Culture and Religious Traditions in Temple of Goa
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Item Code: IDH015
Author: KAMLA MANKEKAR
Publisher: Publications Division, Government of India
Language: English
Edition: 2004
ISBN: 812301161X
Pages: 99 (Color Illus: 15)
Cover: Paperback
Other Details: 8.4" X 5.4"
weight of the book: 170 gms

About The Book:

Temples of Goa are not just ideal for spiritual practices but also repository of the artistic and cultural heritage of the Goan people. Though these shrines have been built strictly according to the rules laid down in Vastu Shastra, their exteriors often show western architectural influences in structural embellishments.

Kamla Mankekar has widely travelled across India and is a keen observer of architectural beauty. Her extensive travelling has exposed her to a wide variety of Hindu temples and shrines

 

CONTENTS

 

1 Goa - Its Temples and Architecture 1
2 The Worshippers and Their Deities 13
3 The Worship 23
4 The Mahadeva Temple of Tambdi Surla 29
5 Shri Shantadurga at Kavale 33
6 Shri Mangesh at Priyol 45
7 Devi Mhalsa of Mardol 52
8 Vaishnavite Shrine of Devaki Krishna 59
9 Kalikadevi of Kasarpal 66
10 Saptakoteshwar at Nae Naroa 76
11 Mallikarjun of Kanakona 83
12 Vetal at Amona 88
13 Artists and Art in Temples 92
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