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Note on Transliteration For the many terms in this book that are derived from Sanskrit, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, and Tamil languages, the diacritical marks have been omitted in the main text but appear in the appropriate entries in the glossary and in the titles listed in the notes and bibliography. Several of the Hindu proper nouns are given in standardized form as Vishnu, Krishna, Siva, Sarasvati, Durga, and so on, while terms used repeatedly in the text are given in uppercase as Yajna, Puja, Seva, SamaGana , Gandharva Sangita, Kirtan, Bhakti Sangit, Pada-Kirtan, Dhrupad, Dhamar, Haveli Sangit, Samaj Gayan, Apurva, Adrishta, Raga, Tala, and so forth. For consistency omission of diacriticals and the uppercasing of foreign terms has also been applied when quoting sources within the text. ...

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ISBN
9781611171082
Related ISBN
9781611170375
MARC Record
OCLC
824698506
Pages
256
Launched on MUSE
2014-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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