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The role of the visual is essential to Hindu tradition and culture, but many attempts to understand India's divine images have been laden with misperceptions. Darsan, a Sanskrit word that means "seeing," is an aid to our vision, a book of ideas to help us read, think, and look at Hindu images with appreciation and imagination.

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Diana L. Eck

No of Pages
97
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Columbia University Press
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9780231112659
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Published Date
Apr 15, 1998

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