Sacred and profane dimensions of love in Indian traditions as exemplified in the 'Gitagovinda' of Jayadeva

@article{Siegel1980SacredAP,
  title={Sacred and profane dimensions of love in Indian traditions as exemplified in the 'Gitagovinda' of Jayadeva},
  author={Lee Siegel and th cent. Jayadeva},
  journal={The Journal of Asian Studies},
  year={1980},
  volume={39},
  pages={622 - 623}
}
First published in 1978 under the Oxford University South Asian Studies Series, this work is an inquiry into the conceptions of love in its sacred and profane dimensions as a universal theme in religious and secular literature. The author proceeds from the universal to the particular, and examines the way in which the generic experience finds expression in a specific context, the Indian traditions, and the way in which these are exemplified in Jayadeva's well-known twelfth-century Sanskrit poem… 

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