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The Cult of mother goddess

VisМЃvaprakaМ„sМЃa Gupta

The Cult of mother goddess

a global perspective

by VisМЃvaprakaМ„sМЃa Gupta

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Published by Ambe Books, Distributors, Ajanta Books International in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Goddesses, Hindu,
  • Mythology, Hindu,
  • Hinduism -- Prayer-books and devotions -- Sanskrit

  • About the Edition

    Study with special references to the cult, prayers, and temples of Hindu goddesses.

    Edition Notes

    StatementV.P. Gupta, Mohini Gupta.
    ContributionsGuptā, Mohinī.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1216.2 .G87 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination194 p. ;
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL169687M
    ISBN 108120205251
    LC Control Number99948578
    OCLC/WorldCa45120221

      The Mystery Religions all followed a common mythical formula: That of the dying son-lover-god (or indeed, daughter goddess) rescued by the loving mother-mistress-goddess. Synopsis This volume, on the cult of the Theotokos (Virgin Mary) in Byzantium, focuses on textual and historical aspects of the subject, thus complementing previous work which has centred more on the cult of images of the Mother of God.

    A mother goddess is a goddess who represents or is a personification of equated with the Earth or the natural world, such goddesses are sometimes referred to as Mother Earth or as the Earth concept is complementary to a "Sky Father" or "Father Sky".There is difference of opinion between the academic and the popular conception of the term.   When Margaret Murray wrote her ground-breaking God of the Witches in , scholars quickly dismissed her theory of a universal, pre-Christian cult of witches who worshiped a singular mother goddess. However, she wasn't completely off-base. Many early societies had a mother-like godform, and honored the sacred feminine with their ritual, art and legends.

    Mother goddess, any of a variety of feminine deities and maternal symbols of creativity, birth, fertility, sexual union, nurturing, and the cycle of growth. The term also has been applied to figures as diverse as the so-called Stone Age Venuses and the Virgin Mary. Because motherhood is one of the. The Cult of the Mother of God in Byzantium book. Texts and Images. The Cult of the Mother of God in Byzantium. DOI link for The Cult of the Mother of God in Byzantium. The Cult of the Mother of God in Byzantium book. Texts and Images. Edited By Leslie Brubaker, Mary B. Cunningham. Edition 1st Edition.


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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 22 Used from $ Manufacturer: Thames and Hudson. The association of the unmarried Mother, personifying the divine principle of maternity, with a male partner in the guise of the Young God as her son or spouse, is next considered as the Cult developed in Mesopotamia and Egypt, in Syria and Anatolia, in Iran and India, and in Crete and the Aegean.

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Book Number: Book Title: Cult of the mother goddess Book Author: James, E.O. Book Language: English. About the Book This volume is comprised of forty-one well researched and illustrated papers on Cult of the Goddess.

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