South Asian Folklore: An Encyclopedia

1st Edition

Peter Claus, Sarah Diamond, Margaret Mills

Routledge
Published October 12, 2015
Reference - 736 Pages
ISBN 9780415866927 - CAT# Y153050

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Summary

With 600 signed, alphabetically organized articles covering the entirety of folklore in South Asia, this new resource includes countries and regions, ethnic groups, religious concepts and practices, artistic genres, holidays and traditions, and many other concepts.
A preface introduces the material, while a comprehensive index, cross-references, and black and white illustrations round out the work. The focus on south Asia includes Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, with short survey articles on Tibet, Bhutan, Sikkim, and various diaspora communities. This unique reference will be invaluable for collections serving students, scholars, and the general public.

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