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The Fading Light of Advaita Acarya : Three Hagiographies

Label
The Fading Light of Advaita Acarya : Three Hagiographies
Title
The Fading Light of Advaita Acarya
Title remainder
Three Hagiographies
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ben
  • san
  • eng
Summary
Rebecca J. Manring offers an illuminating study and translation of three hagiographies of Advaita Acarya, a crucial figure in the early years of the devotional Vaisnavism which originated in Bengal in the fifteenth century. Advaita Acarya was about fifty years older than the movement's putative founder, Caitanya, and is believed to have caused Caitanya's advent by ceaselessly storming heaven, calling for the divine presence to come to earth. Advaita was a scholar and highly respected pillar of society, whose status lent respectability and credibility to the new movement. A significant body of
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Manring, Rebecca J
Dewey number
294.5/512092
Index
index present
Language note
Includes translations from Bengali and from Sanskrit
LC call number
L1175 .A187 F33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
AAR Religions in Translation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Advaita Ācārya
  • Vaishnavites
  • Vaishnavites
Label
The Fading Light of Advaita Acarya : Three Hagiographies
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-273) and index
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
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Notes on Translation and Transliteration; A Case Study in Hagiography; Haricarana Dasa's Advaita Mangala; Laudiya Krsnadasa's Balya-Lila-Sutra; Isana Nagara's Advaita Prakasa; Appendixes; Glossary of Names, Epithets, and Terms; Bibliography; Index
Control code
742333463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199736478
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742333463
Label
The Fading Light of Advaita Acarya : Three Hagiographies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-273) and index
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
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Notes on Translation and Transliteration; A Case Study in Hagiography; Haricarana Dasa's Advaita Mangala; Laudiya Krsnadasa's Balya-Lila-Sutra; Isana Nagara's Advaita Prakasa; Appendixes; Glossary of Names, Epithets, and Terms; Bibliography; Index
Control code
742333463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199736478
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742333463

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