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Polemics and patronage in the city of victory: Vyasatirtha, Hindu Sectarianism, and the Sixteenth-Century Vijayanagara Court

Polemics and patronage in the city of victory: Vyasatirtha, Hindu Sectarianism, and the Sixteenth-Century Vijayanagara Court

Stoker, Valerie, 1969- author

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Published Oakland, California : University of California Press 2016

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Statement of responsibility: Valerie Stoker
ISBN: 0520965469, 9780520291836, 9780520965461
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 212 pages)
Series: South Asia across the disciplines
Subject: Hinduism and state India Vijayanagar (Empire) History 16th century.; Vijayanagar (Empire) Religion 16th century.; HISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia; Asia Vijayanagar (Empire); Religion.; Hinduism and state.; Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Series Title: Luminos (University of California Press); South Asia across the disciplines.
Local note: JSTOR Books at JSTOR Open Access

Contents

  1. Hindu Sectarianism and the City of Victory
  2. Royal and Religious Authority in Sixteenth-Century Vijayanagara: A Mahadhipati at Kadevaraya's Court
  3. Sectarian Rivalries at an Ecumenical Court: Vyasatirtha, Advaita Vedanta, and the Smarta Brahmins
  4. Allies or Rivals? Vyasatirtha's Material, Social, and Ritual Interactions with the Srivaiavas
  5. The Social Life of Vedanta Philosophy: Vyasatirtha's Polemics against Visiadvaita Vedanta
  6. Hindu, Ecumenical, Sectarian: Religion and the Vijayanagara Court