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Introduction: comprehending Rastafari

Introduction: comprehending Rastafari  

Ennis B. Edmonds

in Rastafari: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777844
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199584529.003.0001
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9780199584529
What is the appeal of the Rastafari movement? Is it the anti-establishment impulse the Rastas have come to represent? To understand Rastafari we must understand that it arose partly from a ... More
3. Grounding, houses, and mansions: social formation of Rastafari

3. Grounding, houses, and mansions: social formation of Rastafari  

Ennis B. Edmonds

in Rastafari: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777844
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199584529.003.0004
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9780199584529
Rastafari is not like Christian denominations. It is not homogenous. It is not able to regulate the behaviour of its members or dictate their beliefs. It is more like other African diaspora ... More
2. ‘Rastalogy’ and ‘livity’: the principles and practices of Rastafari

2. ‘Rastalogy’ and ‘livity’: the principles and practices of Rastafari  

Ennis B. Edmonds

in Rastafari: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777844
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199584529.003.0003
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chapter
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9780199584529
Where do the worldview, symbols, and lifestyles of Rastafari come from? Rastas and scholars of Rastafari employ the term ‘Rastology’ to mean the totality of Rastafarian ideas, and ‘livity’ ... More
5. The divine presence

5. The divine presence  

Kim Knott

in Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Feb 2016
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Feb 2016
eISBN: 
9780191807602
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198745549.003.0005
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Divine manifestations and small miracles are believed to be commonplace in Indian religious life. Hindus visit their local temples or make pilgrimages to see and be seen by Krishna, Devi, ... More
3. Understanding the self

3. Understanding the self  

Kim Knott

in Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Feb 2016
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Feb 2016
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9780191807602
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198745549.003.0003
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9780198745549
Twenty-first century gurus continue to guide by traditional methods while also using up-to-date communications technology. A number of gurus keep up an international following in this way. ... More
8. Crossing the black waters: Hinduism beyond India

8. Crossing the black waters: Hinduism beyond India  

Kim Knott

in Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Feb 2016
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Feb 2016
eISBN: 
9780191807602
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198745549.003.0008
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9780198745549
The location and stability of Hinduism has been challenged by the emigration of Hindus and the export of Hindu spirituality. ‘Crossing the black waters: Hinduism beyond India’ considers the ... More
Rastafari: A Very Short Introduction

Rastafari: A Very Short Introduction  

Ennis B. Edmonds

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777844
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199584529.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780199584529
Rastafari: A Very Short Introduction provides an account of this widespread but often poorly understood movement looking at its essential history, principles and practices, and ... More
Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction

Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)  

Kim Knott

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2016
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Feb 2016
eISBN: 
9780191807602
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198745549.001.0001
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9780198745549
Hinduism is practised by nearly 80 per cent of India’s population, and around 70 million people outside India. Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction offers an overview of this major religion, ... More
9. Hindu dharma, Hinduism, and hinduisms

9. Hindu dharma, Hinduism, and hinduisms  

Kim Knott

in Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Feb 2016
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Feb 2016
eISBN: 
9780191807602
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198745549.003.0009
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9780198745549
Outsiders and insiders see Hinduism differently. Even insiders have different views on Hinduism from each other. It is impossible to offer a simple definition of Hinduism. ‘Hindu dharma, ... More

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