Storytellers, saints, and scoundrels : folk narrative in Hindu religious teaching /

Swamiji, a Hindu holy man, is the central character of Storytellers, Saints, and Scoundrels. He reclines in a deck chair in his modern apartment in western India, telling subtle and entertaining folk narratives to his assorted gatherings. Among the listeners is Kirin Narayan, who knew Swamiji when s...

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Author / Creator: Narayan, Kirin.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language notes:This edition in English.
Imprint: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1989.
Series:Contemporary ethnography series.
Publications of the American Folklore Society. New series (Unnumbered)
Online Access:Click here for full text at JSTOR