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The Graceful Guru

Hindu Female Gurus in India and the United States

by Karen Pechilis

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages272
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Open LibraryOL7389688M
ISBN 100195145380
ISBN 109780195145380

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Out of 5 stars The Graceful Guru, Hindu Female Gurus, India-Sannyasini GauriMa Reviewed in the United States on Febru Notes: Sri Ramakrishna, the prophet of 5/5(3). A distinctive aspect of Hindu devotion is the veneration of a human guru, who is not only an exemplar and a teacher but is also understood to be an embodiment of the divine.

Historically, the role of guru in the public domain has been exclusive to men. The new visibility of female gurus in India and the U.S. today, and indeed across the globe, has inspired this first-ever scholarly study of.

The Graceful Guru - Paperback - Karen Pechilis - Oxford University Press A distinctive aspect of Hindu devotion is the veneration of a human guru, who is not only an exemplar and a teacher but is also understood to be an embodiment of the divine.

Historically, the role of guru in the public domain has been exclusive to men. The Graceful Guru: Hindu Female Gurus in India and the United States and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book containing nine chapter looks at the phenomenon of the female guru both in its original Indian context, where Hindu women leaders have been unusual but not unknown, and as it has evolved on the American scene.

Each chapter is devoted to a particular female guru, ranging from the 5th-century Tamil saint Karaikkal Ammaiyar to Gurumayi. The Graceful Guru by Karen Pechilis,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(3). Buy The Graceful Guru Books online at best prices in India by Karen Pechilis Prentiss,Karen Pechilis,Karen (Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, Drew University, NJ) Pechilis from Buy The Graceful Guru online of India’s Largest Online Book Store, Only Genuine Products.

Lowest price and Replacement Guarantee. Cash On Delivery Available. This book provides biographical profiles of the following female gurus plus sensitive scholarly analysis of their spiritual paths: Ammachi, Anandamayi Ma, Gauri Ma, Gurumayi, Jayashri Ma, Karunamayi Ma, Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati, Mother Meera, Shree Maa and Sita Devi.

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A distinctive aspect of Hindu devotion is the veneration of a human guru, who is not only an exemplar and a teacher, but is often worshipped as an embodiment of the divine.

In the past these gurus have almost always been men. Today, however, female gurus are a noticeable presence, especially in the United States. This book containing nine chapter looks at the phenomenon of the female guru both. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Graceful Guru: This book is a blessing to those interested in a scholarly yet exciting study on several influential Modern Female Gurus from India and their impact in both India and The US.

This book has a well written and comprehensive approach to this subject, and is a wonderful 5/5. The Graceful Guru: Hindu Female Gurus in India and the United States. This book is up-to-date, broad based and looks at masculinity as a psychologically and socially constructed entity.

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A review of The Graceful Guru: Hindu Female Gurus in India and the United States edited by Karen Pechilis. Recommended Citation McDermott, Rachel Fell () "Book Review: "The Graceful Guru: Hindu Female Gurus in India and the United States"," Journal of Hindu-Christian Studies: Author: Rachel Fell McDermott.

this guru seriously. These concerns aside, The Graceful Guru is a lovely volume that teaches us a lot about the category of women gurus through interesting descriptions of some famous examples. The volume layout is beautiful, too, with an initial introduction to each of the authors, references and books.

Books shelved as guru: Sadhguru: More Than A Life by Arundhathi Subramaniam, Wings of Fire: An Autobiography by A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Autobiography of a Yo. Gurumayi Chidvilasananda (or Swami Chidvilasananda), born as Malti Shetty, is the current spiritual head of the Siddha Yoga path.

She is formally known as Swami Chidvilasananda or more informally as Gurumayi (the Sanskrit word translates to "immersed in the Guru"). The Siddha Yoga lineage was established by Bhagawan Nityananda, whose disciple and successor, Muktananda was Gurumayi's guruBorn: 24 June (age 64), Mangalore, India.

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This book highlights the translocal aspect of the female guru's universality, especially their presence in the West. That Hindu female gurus frequently visit, or reside, in the United States is a post Get this from a library! The graceful guru: Hindu female gurus in India and the United States.

[Karen Pechilis;] -- This collection of nine essays looks at the phenomenon of the female guru both in its original Indian context, where Hindu women leaders have been unusual but not unknown, and as .