Temple tents for goddesses in Gujarat, India

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Full title: Temple tents for goddesses in Gujarat, India / Eberhard Fischer ; fieldwork with: Becharbhai Madhavji (1968), Barbara Fischer (1973-81), Haku Shah (1973-81), Jyotindra and Jutta Jain (1977) ; appendix with Haku Shah.
Main author: Fischer, Eberhard, 1941- (Author)
Format: Book           

Table of Contents:
  • Introduction (with remarks on collecting)
  • Part I. Catalogue of the chandarvo textiles in the collection of the Museum Rietberg
  • Part II. The ethnographic background of chandarvo textiles from Gujarat
  • Part III. The technique of chandarvo textile production
  • Part IV. The iconography of chandarvo textiles
  • Part V. The ritual use of the chandarvo textiles
  • Part VI. The variations of the chandarvo texiles : the different workshop styles
  • Part VII. Summary
  • Appendix. Chandarvo textiles and their production in Jambusar (Bharuch/Broach district).