"Mahasweta Devi" Essays and Research Papers

  • Mother of 1084

    (/login) Book Reviews : Mahasweta Devi, Mother of 1084. Translated with an Introductory Essay by Samik Bandyopadhyay....

    Book review, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak 904 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Woman Who Walked Into Doors

    unrepresentable subaltern subject that and know and speak itself;” however, this impossibility is a deconstructive (im)possibility,[3] neither final nor...

    Child abuse, Domestic violence, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak 5687 Words | 15 Pages

  • Durga Puja

    Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Maha Navami and Vijayadashami. The dates of Durga Puja celebrations are set according to the traditional Hindu...

    Devi, Durga, Durga Puja 1327 Words | 4 Pages

  • Durga Goddess

    oral traditions that came before any written accounts, it is hard to say with precision when and where the belief in Durga originated. Early mentions of this...

    Deva, Devi, Durga 1493 Words | 4 Pages

  • Navratri

    Mother Goddess and her various forms are celebrated each day (HEB). “During these nine nights and ten days, nine forms of Shakti/Devi are...

    Devi, Durga Puja, Goddess 1236 Words | 3 Pages

  • REL 133 week 2 Saraswati Hindu Goddess

    yagna, fire sacrifice, but in order to perform a yagna the assistance of a wife is needed. Saraswati consented to be Brahma’s wife and the two were...

    Brahma, Devi, Hinduism 1844 Words | 8 Pages

  • Phoolan Devi

    Phoolan Devi the Bandit Queen of India By Anthony Bruno Another St. Valentine's Day Massacre On February 14, 1981, 18-year-old Phoolan...

    Bandit Queen, Chambal River, Crime 5300 Words | 13 Pages

  • Reincarnation

    cases is that of a young Indian girl named Shanti Devi living in Delhi (born 1926) who at the age of three began to recall details of a former...

    Buddhism, Death, Heaven 630 Words | 3 Pages

  • Hindu Gods

    tapas at the banks of the Lamhitya. • Saraswati is the Hindu goddess of knowledge, music and all the creative arts. Saraswati is called the Mother of...

    Devi, Kali, Parvati 494 Words | 2 Pages

  • Status and Role of Women in Hinduism

    by all sections of the society. Probably the Brahmin women were its worst victims and suffered more compared to women of other castes. According to...

    Devi, Gender, Gender role 473 Words | 2 Pages

  • Essay

    "Shakti". Worship of the goddess Shakti is very popular among the Hindu people. Durga stands for the unified symbol of all divine forces; Strength, Morality,...

    Devi, Hinduism, Lakshmi 8047 Words | 43 Pages

  • respect girl child

    2012, is the last day of the Hindu festival of Navratra—the nine days’ regimen of fasting and feasting, which is celebrated in its various nuances—Durga...

    Devi, Durga, Female 433 Words | 2 Pages

  • Hindu festivals

    weapons in Her hands. She sits on a lion. She keeps up the play of the Lord through the three attributes of Nature, namely, Sattwa, Rajas and Tamas....

    Devi, Durga, Hinduism 39613 Words | 130 Pages

  • Goddess Laxmi

    ------------------------------------------------- Lakshmi From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For other uses, see Lakshmi (disambiguation). Lakshmi |...

    Devi, Hinduism, Krishna 3873 Words | 13 Pages

  • Power of Women

    Introduction The power of a woman is an inspiring topic that is well recognized across international literature. This is because of the varying influences...

    Bandit Queen, Domestic violence, Much Ado About Nothing 1621 Words | 4 Pages

  • Major Project Sample Report

    Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Jammu & Kashmir School of Electronics & Communication Engineering Major Project Phase-I...

    Digital Subscriber Line, Jammu and Kashmir, Modulation 559 Words | 4 Pages

  • Loan Management System

    Raikwar School of Computer Science and Information Technology Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore (M.P.) (www.scsit.dauniv.ac.in) May...

    Computational science, Computer, Computer software 643 Words | 9 Pages

  • Narayana Hrudayalaya

    Explain why. If successful, what were the elements that made it successful? If not yet successful, what else should NH be doing? “A dream of making...

    1926, 1982, Devi Prasad Shetty 1509 Words | 5 Pages

  • Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Is an Indianentrepreneur. She

    network hospitals. Each year, the Foundation touches more than 300,000 lives through its holistic healthcare approach. She helped establish a 1,400-bed...

    Bangalore, Biocon, Biotechnology 1007 Words | 3 Pages

  • Review of Literature on Prostitution

    law was much debated and many saw this as endangering the traditional dance form. But the revival of Bharatnatyam as the ancient and 'pure' Indian art almost...

    Bharatanatyam, Devadasi, Human sexuality 2739 Words | 7 Pages

  • Rajasthan

    women are famous for their gorgeousness and beauty. The beauty of legendary Maharani Padmini Devi of Chittaurgarh and Maharai Gayatri...

    Folk music, Folklore, Gayatri Devi 808 Words | 3 Pages

  • Classical Dance

    responsible for once again raising the social status of Bharatanatyam is Krishna Iyer. He also contributed positively to the popularity of the dance form...

    Bharatanatyam, Carnatic music, Dance 798 Words | 3 Pages

  • Festivals

    around the Baba and his followers congregate at Jhiri on the appointed day from every corner of North India; they revere him for his compassion, courage and...

    Guru Gobind Singh, Jammu, Khalsa 691 Words | 2 Pages

  • Tourist Places of Jammu and Kashmir

    Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh, and Chashme Shahi are some of the best-known tourist spot in Srinagar. Jammu is the winter capital of the state and next in...

    Hindu, Hinduism, Jammu 533 Words | 2 Pages

  • Financial Ratio Analysis

    necessary infrastructure and information which made my work easier. Bhanupriya Vishwakarma MBA (Financial Administration) Institute of Management Studies...

    Administration, Business school, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya 307 Words | 2 Pages

  • Bharatnatyam

    individuals from varied backgrounds: Indian freedom fighters, Westerners interested in Indian arts, people outside the devadasi class who learnt...

    Bharatanatyam, Dance, Devadasi 2615 Words | 8 Pages

  • Shakuntla Devi

    Born - 4 November 1939 Achievements - Shakuntala Devi is an outstanding calculating prodigy of India. On June 18 in 1980, she again solved the...

    Artificial intelligence, Guinness World Records, Mathematics 1285 Words | 4 Pages

  • the theme of subalternity in mahasweta devi's Rudali

    The theme of subalternity in mahaswethadevi’s Rudali Mahaswetha Devi was born in 1926 in Dhaka, in a privileged middle-class Bengali family....

    Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Ritual, Ruling class 1807 Words | 5 Pages

  • An Analysis of Mahasweta Devi's Play Bayen

    The immediacy and horror of the plight of subaltern women is present in the works of Mahasweta Devi, and particularly in her...

    Cultural studies, Drama, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak 769 Words | 2 Pages

  • Environmental Degradation Is Often Represented as Crisis, Violence, or Spectacle. Write an Essay Considering How Issues of Environmental Justice Are Depicted, and How the Writers Link Such Violence to Ideas of Feminism

    ecologist and feminists while in crises against the spectacle that is the male driven New World Order. Mahawseta Devi depicts issues of...

    Arundhati Roy, Ecofeminism, Female body shape 1855 Words | 5 Pages

  • draupadi by mahashweta devi

    "Draupadi" by Mahasveta Devi Translated with a Foreword by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak Translator's Foreword I translated this Bengali short...

    9959 Words | 29 Pages

  • Woman and Marriage in the Essay’s of Pandita Ramabai and Rassundari Devi

    Woman and Marriage in the essay’s of Pandita Ramabai and Rassundari Devi Pandita Ramabai an eminent Indian Christian social reformer and...

    Caste, Complex family, Family 841 Words | 2 Pages

  • Rudali

    revolutionary and recuperating whereas the other a biological curse which can never be improvised until one determines. Ganguli’s Rudali is, therefore,...

    Baburao Bagul, Dalit, Dalit literature 2012 Words | 6 Pages

  • Forbidden Love

    The menfolk plot to make her a whore for their enjoyment, and the women cease to acknowledge her. Even her own mother blames her for the difficulties that...

    Brahman, Brahmin, Caste system in India 1092 Words | 3 Pages

  • Monsoon Wedding

    her affair, or if Hermont would take her back, there is still a since that the tradition that lies in arranged marriage will work out in the end. The other...

    Arranged marriage, Marriage, Wedding 628 Words | 2 Pages

  • Suraj

    the other prominent dalit writers. (The identity of a dalit writer is a highly debated one. Some dalit critics like Limbale argue that dalit literature is...

    B. R. Ambedkar, Caste, Caste system in India 1375 Words | 4 Pages

  • Civil Family Law

    so), and to explain to her the consequences of conversion to Islam to her status of marriage and maintenance, if she opts to continue with her marriage with...

    Alimony, Annulment, Divorce 1315 Words | 5 Pages

  • Struggle for survival in Githa Hariharan’s The Thousand Faces of Night

    separate yet linked stories of three Indian women Devi, Sita and Mayamma. These stories explore the various hues of darkness engulfing their...

    1622 Words | 4 Pages

  • Struggle for survival in Githa Hariharan’s The Thousand Faces of Night

    separate yet linked stories of three Indian women Devi, Sita and Mayamma. These stories explore the various hues of darkness engulfing their...

    1637 Words | 5 Pages

  • A Study on Effectiveness of Customer Relationship Management in M/S Sri Devi Textile, Palladam

    A STUDY ON EFFECTIVENESS OF CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT IN M/S SRI DEVI TEXTILE, PALLADAM AUTHOR - KARTHICK.K ASSISTANT PROFESSOR...

    Chi-square distribution, Chi-square test, Customer relationship management 2330 Words | 11 Pages

  • A Trip to Queen of Hill Stations

    largely developed in the 1800s. Chandi Devi Temple Chandi Devi Temple, Haridwar The temple is dedicated to Goddess Chandi,...

    Allahabad, December, Ganges 1247 Words | 5 Pages

  • Valmiki

    putrakamesti yaga, Ramachandra’s birth, his education, his journey with Vishwamitra and his killing of Tataki, Subahu, his step-mother Kaikeyee’s order to go...

    1164 Words | 5 Pages

  • Tenancies

    Tenancy coupled with equity • Devi v Francis [1969] 2 MLJ 169 • Three elements must exist: assurance, reliance and detriment: Holee...

    651 Words | 4 Pages

  • Essay

    MUKESH KUMAR Email: mukeshkumar5392@yahoo.com Mobile no: 9717316942 Address: Devi Mandir E Block Tagore Garden Extn. New Delhi 110027...

    424 Words | 3 Pages

  • Interoffice Memo

    TO: Gregory S. Forest, President; Zachary Sylvan, Vice President of Operations; Lauragina Soto, Vice President of Human Resources; Al Gucciardo, Vice...

    Morale, President of the United States, Vice President of the United States 847 Words | 3 Pages

  • The First in Our Country India

    Muthamma | |The first woman Governor of a state in free India |Mrs Sarojini Naidu...

    India, Indian Air Force, Indian independence movement 811 Words | 5 Pages

  • Rabari Tribe

    involved and played important roles in the development of India by the developing themselves in education, milk business etc. [edit]Religion All Rabaris do...

    Dhangar, Gujarat, Hinduism 746 Words | 3 Pages

  • Immigration is a new identity in Brick Lane by Monica Ali and Serving Crazy with Curry by Amulya Malladi

    of origin, second generation immigrants convey acceptance while being raised in a different environment than their parents. The second generation immigrants...

    British Bangladeshi, Country of origin, Culture 1679 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Gandhian Outlook

    RESUME NAME: – DINESH KUMAR MEENA FATHER’S NAME: – Sh. DUNGAR SINGH MEENA MOTHER’S NAME: – Smt. SANTOSH DEVI GANDER:...

    283 Words | 3 Pages

  • Advanced Technology Boon or Curse

    project or work. COMPUTER SKILLS: • Basic Knowledge about computer • Knowledge of MS Office and Internet. PERSONAL DETAILS:...

    259 Words | 3 Pages

  • Notice of Defamation

    2012 had been living in the said premises as tenant and was regularly paying the agreed rent and other charges for the said premises regularly to the...

    Abuse, Allegation, Bullying 903 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lal Bahadur Shastri

    at Mughalsarai, Uttar Pradesh. His parents were Sharada Prasad and Ramdulari Devi. Lal Bahadur's surname was Srivastava but he dropped it as he...

    Allahabad, Gulzarilal Nanda, India 1107 Words | 4 Pages

  • Freedom Fighters of India

    Prime Minister of India, was born on October 2, 1904 at Mughalsarai, a railway colony located at seven miles away from Varanasi. He imbibed boldness,...

    British Empire, Gujarat, Indian independence activists 905 Words | 3 Pages

  • Rajendra Prasad

    mother's name was Kamleshwari Devi. Rajendra Prasad was youngest among his siblings. Mahadev Sahay was a Persian and Sanskrit language scholar....

    Bihar, Constitution of India, India 762 Words | 3 Pages

  • Persuasive Eassy

    new study by Johns Hopkins researchers urging a tightening of gun control policies aims to inject some facts into what has become a highly polarized cultural...

    825 Words | 3 Pages

  • Ap World History Chapter 7 India Notes

    Buddhism • Foundations of Vedic religion incorporated • Intense personal religious devotion Fertility rituals Symbolism of the southern Dravidian...

    Buddhism, Hinduism, History of India 706 Words | 4 Pages

  • South Asian Belief Systems

    before. Jainism was also a part of the religion of this region. This belief emphasized holiness of the life force that animates all living creatures. There...

    Buddhism, Faith, Four Noble Truths 912 Words | 3 Pages

  • Struggle of Indian Women During Revolution

    rulers by boycotting foreign goods and resolving to buy only those goods produced in the territory of Bengal. Mrs. Nonibala Devi joined the...

    British Empire, British Raj, India 1308 Words | 4 Pages

  • Curriculum Vitae for Ajou University Student Exchange

    APPLICATION FORM AJOU STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM FALL SEMESTER 2013 I. CURRICULUM VITAE 1.1 Personal Information * Name :...

    College, High school, Middle school 323 Words | 3 Pages

  • Swami Vivekananda

    Datta had a liberal, progressive outlook on social and religious matters. Narendra's mother, Bhuvaneswari Devi, was a pious woman. Before the...

    Belur Math, Bhagavad Gita, Hinduism 1384 Words | 4 Pages

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