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New Delhi: Asian Educational Services, 1982. Hardcover. Fourth AES Reprint, 2001. Fine book / no jacket as published. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Light shelfwear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xii + 169 pages. Facsimile of Madras: Diocesan Press, 1925 edition. Customs in the Hindu tradition are essentially religious, but several are based on morality and general utility. In the Hindu pantheon, animals and plants are eminently sacred and are placed on a high pedestal. Every custom is infused with the spirit of intense devotion.
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- South Indian Customs
- P. V. Jagadisa Ayyar
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- Asian Educational Services
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- customs, ethnology, folklore, social life, sociology, religion, rituals, traditions, Hindu, Hinduism, Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, South India, India
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