Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts - Non-Human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore - Fabrizio M. Ferrari

Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts - Non-Human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore - Fabrizio M. Ferrari

Sparrows and Lions: Fauna in Sikh Imagery, Symbolism and Ethics

Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts - Non-Human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore - Fabrizio M. Ferrari

Eleanor Nesbitt
University of Warwick

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The present chapter intends to map the territory in the hope that others may explore such issues in more detail. The territory concerned includes art work (whether reliefs in Sikh historic gurdwārās, the religious iconography of ‘calendar’ art, or the work of contemporary artists).

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Nesbitt, Eleanor. Sparrows and Lions: Fauna in Sikh Imagery, Symbolism and Ethics. Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts - Non-Human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 64 - 81 Oct 2013. ISBN 9781908049599. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=21344. Date accessed: 17 Oct 2019 doi: 10.1558/equinox.21344. Oct 2013

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