Celestial India - Madame Blavatsky and the Birth of Indian Nationalism - Isaac Lubelsky

Celestial India - Madame Blavatsky and the Birth of Indian Nationalism - Isaac Lubelsky

Following the Steps of the Orientalists – The Quest for the Linguistic Origins

Celestial India - Madame Blavatsky and the Birth of Indian Nationalism - Isaac Lubelsky

Isaac Lubelsky [+-]
Haifa University
saac Lubelsky is Lecturer in the Comparative Religion Program at Tel Aviv University and in the Dept of Asian Studies at Haifa University, and is co-editor of Racism and Genocide.

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In this chapter, the author introduces how the study of Indian languages and culture started to be taken seriously by Western society. With the arrival of Annie Besant to lead the Indian Congress and her joining the Teosophical Society were events that contributed to this achievement.

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Lubelsky, Isaac. Following the Steps of the Orientalists – The Quest for the Linguistic Origins. Celestial India - Madame Blavatsky and the Birth of Indian Nationalism. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 1 - 38 Jan 2012. ISBN 9781845539238. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=21937. Date accessed: 21 Feb 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.21937. Jan 2012

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