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Framing the Neo-Saivite Revival in Tamil Nadu

V. Ravi Vaithees

in Religion, Caste, and Nation in South India: Maraimalai Adigal, the Neo-Saivite Movement, and Tamil Nationalism, 1876–1950

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199451814
eISBN:
9780199085354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199451814.003.0002
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter provides a broad historical framework for the study by locating and grounding the neo-Saivite movement to the varied intellectual, socio-cultural, and religious responses to the colonial ... More


Theorizing the Naveenar Saivite Revival: Reinscribing Religion as Nation

V. Ravi Vaithees

in Religion, Caste, and Nation in South India: Maraimalai Adigal, the Neo-Saivite Movement, and Tamil Nationalism, 1876–1950

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199451814
eISBN:
9780199085354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199451814.003.0004
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter analyses and theorizes the modes and strategies through which Adigal’s revivalist efforts came to reinscribe Tamil Saivism as non-Brahmin Tamil nationalism. It illuminates how Adigal and ... More


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