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Author Handelman, Don.

Title God Inside Out : Siva's Game of Dice
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (232 pages)
Contents Contents; I: When Siva Plays; II: The Andhaka Outcome; III: Melting and Marrying; IV: Conclusion; References; Index
Summary Siva, a Hindu god, plays dice with his wife, to whom he habitually loses. The result of the game is our world, which turns the god inside-out and changes his internal composition. This book aims to show the logic implicit in this theology of play, fragmentation, divine self-knowledge and love
Notes Print version record
Form Electronic book
Author Berkson, Carmel, 1924-
Shulman, David Dean, 1949-
ISBN 0195355288 (electronic bk.)
9780195355284 (electronic bk.)