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Female Ascetics: Hierarchy and Purity in an Indian Religious Movement

Wendy Sinclair-Brull

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ISBN 10: 0700704221 / ISBN 13: 9780700704224
Published by Routledge/Curzon
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Hardcover. 280 pages. Dimensions: 8.6in. x 5.5in. x 1.1in.This book examines in rich detail the neglected topic of female ascetics. Based on field research, it documents the social forces which facilitated the establishment of an Order of Ascetics for women, defying tradition in many respects. It describes the subtle methods by which the individual is transformed into a full member of the Order, and how hierarchy and purity are indeed integral to the process. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9780700704224

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This book examines in rich detail the neglected topic of female ascetics. Based on field research, it documents the social forces which facilitated the establishment of an Order of Ascetics for women, defying tradition in many respects. It describes the subtle methods by which the individual is transformed into a full member of the Order, and how hierarchy and purity are indeed integral to the process.
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