Dance of the Deodhās: Divine Possession, Blood Sacrifice and the Grotesque Body in Assamese Goddess Worship

Burley, M orcid.org/0000-0002-7446-3564 (2019) Dance of the Deodhās: Divine Possession, Blood Sacrifice and the Grotesque Body in Assamese Goddess Worship. Religions of South Asia, 12 (2). pp. 207-233. ISSN 1751-2689

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Keywords: Assam; Goddess; Hinduism; possession; sacrifice; Tantra
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  • Accepted: 10 September 2018
  • Published (online): 25 April 2019
  • Published: 25 April 2019
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures (Leeds) > School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science (Leeds) > Theology and Religious Studies (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 11 Sep 2018 10:43
Last Modified: 25 Apr 2021 00:38
Status: Published
Publisher: Equinox Publishing
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1558/rosa.36287

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