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The poetics of sovereignty in early Vedic liturgies

Text, context, and interpretation seminars
Dr T. Proferes
Friday, 17 February 2006 - 1:15pm

Recently there has been a general interest in the relation of religion to kingship in the history of Indian religions. In the context of this interest, the seminar examines the relationship between power and ritual through showing how sovereignty is expressed in Vedic liturgies.