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Author Bilimoria, Purusottama.

Title Hinduism in Australia : mandala for the gods : a story of the coming of Hindus and Hinduism to Australia / Purusottama Bilimoria
Edition Australian edition
Published Melbourne : Spectrum Publications, 1989

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Description xiii, 177 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents A short introduction to hinduism -- Hinduism abroad: early south-east excursions -- Hinduism in Australia: 19th-20th century -- The role of temple and its imagings -- Temple architecture: a brief overview and its symbolism -- Mandala of the gods: ritual in temple building -- Mahakumbabhisheka: dedication ceremony -- 'Life-world' implications -- Concluding remarks -- Appendix
Analysis Australia - Religion
Civilisation
Hinduism
Hinduism - Australia
History
India
Social customs
Temples
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 145-155
Subject East Indians -- Australia -- History.
Hindu civilization.
Hindu temples -- Australia.
Hinduism -- Australia.
Hinduism.
Hinduism -- Australia -- History.
Hindus -- Australia -- Social life and customs.
Indians -- Australia -- History.
Author Bilimoria, Purusottama.
ISBN 0867862017