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Feminist Reading of Womanhood in Dark Kali Tradition

Santanu K. Patro

Feminist Reading of Womanhood in Dark Kali Tradition

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Published by Ispck .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s studies,
  • Religion & Spirituality / Hinduism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages470
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13143234M
    ISBN 108172148577
    ISBN 109788172148577

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