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Pierced by Murugan's Lanc. has been added to your Cart. Rituals associated with religious festivals (case of Thaipusam among Hindus in Penang, Malaysia) must be understood in the larger macro context of the society.
Pierced by Murugan's Lanc. For Collins, rituals associated with Thaipusam reflects the enduring tensions within the Hindu society in Malaysia. More specifically, she argues the class and caste contradictions play a significant role in how the different sections of the society interpret rituals.
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By Elizabeth Fuller Collins. Dekalb: Northern Illinois Press, 1997. The opening chapter also lays out the argument and plan of the book
By Elizabeth Fuller Collins. The opening chapter also lays out the argument and plan of the book. The sociology of the community that participates in the festival is laid out in Chapter Three, where the internal class, caste, and differences of the Indian Hindu community are detailed.
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ISBN 13: 9780875802237. Pierced by Murugan's Lance: Ritual, Power, and Moral Redemption among Malaysian Hindus. Elizabeth Fuller Collins.
by by Elizabeth Fuller Collins Northern Illinois University Press, Dekalb, 1997. Download this article as a pdf (Adobe Acrobat) file. In the years since World War II, Thaipusam has emerged as the most visible and powerful assertion of Malaysian Hindu identity.
Elizabeth Fuller Collins,Pierced By Murugan’s Lance: Ritual Power and Moral Redemption Among Malaysian Hindus Northern Illinois University Press, Dekalb, 1997Google Scholar. Authors and Affiliations.
Pierced by Murugan's Lance: Ritual, Power, and Moral Redemption Among. Roundtable organized by Elizabeth Collins. Presentation: The Politics of Syariah. Northern Illinois University Press. A Ceremonial Animal Journal of Ritual Studies, v. 10(2): 59-84. Pierced by Murugan's Lance: The Symbolism of Vow Fulfillment in The. Psychoanalytic Study of Society, v. XVIII: 277-298.
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In many Hindu stories, Murugan is seen as a bachelor. Collins, Elizabeth Fuller. Northern Illinois University Press, 1997. Most of the major events in Murugan's life take place during his youth, and legends surrounding his birth are popular. Consequently, Murugan is often worshiped as a child-God, very similar to the worship of the Krishna in north India. Other Hindu myths have him married to two wives, Valli and Devayani. The worship of Murugan as a youth (Kumara) was one of the six principal sects of Hinduism at the time of Adi Shankara.
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