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  • Taseer, Aatish, 1980- author.
     
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  • Taseer, Aatish, 1980- -- Travel -- India.
     
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  • Brahmans -- India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social conditions.
     
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  • Brahmans -- India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social life and customs.
     
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  • Caste -- India.
     
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  • Culture conflict -- India.
     
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  • Social change -- India.
     
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  • Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India) -- Social conditions.
     
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  • India -- Social conditions -- 1947-
     
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    The twice-born : life and death on the Ganges / Aatish Taseer.
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    New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
    Subjects
  • Taseer, Aatish, 1980- -- Travel -- India.
  •  
  • Brahmans -- India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social conditions.
  •  
  • Brahmans -- India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) -- Social life and customs.
  •  
  • Caste -- India.
  •  
  • Culture conflict -- India.
  •  
  • Social change -- India.
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  • Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India) -- Social conditions.
  •  
  • India -- Social conditions -- 1947-
  • ISBN: 
    9780374279608
    0374279608
    Description: 
    242 pages ; 24 cm
    Edition: 
    First edition.
    Contents: 
    Foreigners in their own land -- Summer. The color-filled eleventh -- The hour of juncture -- The rape and the seduction -- The conqueror of destiny -- The modern traditionalist -- Winter. The revolutionary Brahmin -- The community of death -- The isle of rough magic -- The dharma of place -- The protection of the seed.
    Contents: 
    Foreigners in their own land -- Summer. The color-filled eleventh -- The hour of juncture -- The rape and the seduction -- The conqueror of destiny -- The modern traditionalist -- Winter. The revolutionary Brahmin -- The community of death -- The isle of rough magic -- The dharma of place -- The protection of the seed.
    Summary: 
    "A portrait of the collision between tradition and modernity in India, as told through the lives of the Brahmins in the holy city of Benares"--
    Call Number: 
    954.053 TASEER
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