Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items

  • Keywords: anti-gods x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

You can'T get here from there: The Logical Paradox of Hindu Creation Myths 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/9780199360079.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

In creation myths, the problem of the beginning of life out of non-life is addressed at three levels: creation of the universe, of the human race, or of the individual human being, the embryo. ... More


Transsexual Transformations of Subjectivity and Memory in Hindu Mythology 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/9780199360079.003.0024
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This chapter examines transvestism and transsexuality in Hindu mythology, focusing on the nature of human identity. It looks at key episodes in the two Hindu epics, the Mahabharata and the Valmiki ... More


View: