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The Resource The secret garland : Āṇṭāls Tiruppāvai and Nācciyār tirumoli, translated with introduction and commentary by Archana Venkatesan

The secret garland : Āṇṭāls Tiruppāvai and Nācciyār tirumoli, translated with introduction and commentary by Archana Venkatesan

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The secret garland : Āṇṭāls Tiruppāvai and Nācciyār tirumoli
Title
The secret garland
Title remainder
Āṇṭāls Tiruppāvai and Nācciyār tirumoli
Statement of responsibility
translated with introduction and commentary by Archana Venkatesan
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers new translations of the Tiruppavai and Nacciyar Tirumoli, composed by the ninth-century Tamil mystic and poetess Kotai. Two of the most significant compositions by a female mystic, the Tiruppavai and Nacciyar Tirumoli give expression to her powerful experiences through the use of a vibrant and bold sensuality, in which Visnu is her awesome, mesmerizing, and sometimes cruel lover. Kotai's poetry is characterized by a richness of language in which words are imbued with polyvalence and even the most mundane experiences are infused with the spirit of the divine. Her Tiruppavai and
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N$T
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Venkatesan, Archana
Dewey number
894.8/1111
Index
index present
LC call number
PL4758.9.A58
LC item number
T5339 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Āṇṭāḷ
  • Āṇṭaḷ
Series statement
AAR religion in translation
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  • Āṇṭāḷ
  • Āṇṭaḷ
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Tamil (taal)
  • India
Label
The secret garland : Āṇṭāls Tiruppāvai and Nācciyār tirumoli, translated with introduction and commentary by Archana Venkatesan
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Note on Transliteration; Introduction; Tiruppavai (Thirty Verses for the Drum of Mal); Commentary and Notes to the Tiruppaavai; Nacciyar Tirumo?i (Fourteen Songs for the Love of Mal); Commentary and Notes to the Nacciyar Tirumo?i; Appendix 1: Ta?iya? to the Tiruppavai and Nacciyar Tirumo?i; Appendix 2: Major Myths; Appendix 3: Index of Myths and Names in the Tiruppavai and Nacciyar Tirumo?i; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
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667227404
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 262 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199780327
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667227404
Label
The secret garland : Āṇṭāls Tiruppāvai and Nācciyār tirumoli, translated with introduction and commentary by Archana Venkatesan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Note on Transliteration; Introduction; Tiruppavai (Thirty Verses for the Drum of Mal); Commentary and Notes to the Tiruppaavai; Nacciyar Tirumo?i (Fourteen Songs for the Love of Mal); Commentary and Notes to the Nacciyar Tirumo?i; Appendix 1: Ta?iya? to the Tiruppavai and Nacciyar Tirumo?i; Appendix 2: Major Myths; Appendix 3: Index of Myths and Names in the Tiruppavai and Nacciyar Tirumo?i; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
667227404
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199780327
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667227404

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