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Development of Religion in South India

 
K. A. Nilakanta Sastri (Author)
Synopsis

The author was visiting professor at the University of Chicago during spring and summer of 1959. He delivered course of three lectures on South Indian history and the present work is based upon one of them bearing on the Development of Religion in South India.

In the first chapter, the author details the fascinating developments within the Hindu society with special reference to South India and their contribution to the common fund. The author argues that the developments in South India cannot be studied in isolation, but always against the background of movements in the whole country.

In chapter two, the author discusses the fusion of Aryan with non-Aryan cults and the beginning of Hinduism and the Sangam period.

In chapter three, he discusses the growth of movement marked by a fervid devotion to a personal god which found expression in numerous popular devotional hymns, i.e., Bhakti movement.

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Bibliographic information

Title Development of Religion in South India
Format Hardcover
Date published: 31.12.1992
Edition 1st. ed.
Language: English
isbn 8121505443
length 148p., 9.0" X 5.8"