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Religion and people"s organisation in east Thanjavur

Gabriele Dietrich

Religion and people"s organisation in east Thanjavur

by Gabriele Dietrich

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Published by Published for the Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, Bangalore, by the Christian Literature Society in Madras .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Tanjore (India)
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Religion.,
    • Tanjore (India) -- Religion.,
    • Tanjore (India) -- Social conditions.,
    • Tanjore (India) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementGabriele Dietrich.
      ContributionsChristian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, Bangalore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL65.U5 D53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 169 p. ;
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4386705M
      LC Control Number78905114

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Religion and People's Organisation in East Thanjavur Social concerns series: Authors: Gabriele Dietrich, Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, Bangalore: Publisher: Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, Bangalore, Original from: the University of Virginia: Digitized: Jun 4, Length: pages.

Religion and people's organisation in east Thanjavur. Madras: Published for the Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, Bangalore, by the Christian Literature Society, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gabriele Dietrich; Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, Bangalore.

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It is, hence a narrative from. Venkoji. Venkoji, a half-brother of the Maratha king Shivaji, was the first Raja of Thanjavur from the Bhosale is believed [by whom?] that he took over the administration of Thanjavur in April and ruled until During his reign, Shivaji invaded Gingee and Thanjavur in – and made his brother Santaji the ruler of all lands to the north of the Coleroon.

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Please subscribe or login to access full text content. If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your. Kumbakonam (Tamil: [kʊmbəgoːɳəm]) is a town and a special grade municipality in the Thanjavur is located 40 km (25 mi) from Thanjavur and km ( mi) from onam is known as a "temple city" due to the prevalence of a number of temples here and is noted for its Mahamaham festival which attracts people from all over the country.The Sangam period in Tamilakam (c.

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