Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items for:

  • Keywords: Kipling x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Mythology of Horses in India 1

Wendy Doniger

in On Hinduism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199360079
eISBN:
9780199377923
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199360079.003.0031
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This chapter explores the history of the mythology of horses in India. It looks at the horse as a charismatic symbol in Hinduism and the paradox of the Hindu horse. It first discusses the uses of the ... More


‘I Have Scinde’: Orientalism and Guilt 1

Wendy Doniger

in On Hinduism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199360079
eISBN:
9780199377923
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199360079.003.0040
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This chapter reflects on Orientalism, anti-Orientalism, and guilt with regards to Britain’s moral ambivalence about its conquest of India. It begins with a discussion of the story about General Sir ... More


View: