This book explores the relation between mainstream and marginal or subaltern religious practice in the Indian subcontinent. Keeping in view the power and reach of genocidal Hinduism, this book is the first to look at how the religion of marginal communities at once affirms and turns away from secularised religion.His seminal 1902 essay (Rajwade 1967: 266a94) on the Marathi novel (a Kadambaria) provides us with an important glimpse into the temporal vocation of allegory. Rajwadea#39;s purpose in the essay was to deride the idea of verisimilitude anbsp;...
|Title||:||Subalternity and Religion|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2010-02-25|