Living Traditions in Contemporary Contexts: The Madhva Matha of Udupi
This book examines a monastic institution the Madhava Matha of Udupi (Udipi) in Southern Karnataka as a site of the formation of religious opinion, of monastic training, and practice, and the transmission of knowledge. The author brings both sociological and textual perspectives to bear on his work.
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Gastrosemantics within the Udupi Krishna Matha
The Cultural Production of Knowledge
Styles of Discourse in the Production
The Udupi Madhva Matha
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