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Ammachi, the Mother of Compassion

Selva J. Raj

in The Graceful Guru

Published in print August 2004 | ISBN: 9780195145380
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199849963 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195145380.003.0009
Ammachi, the Mother of Compassion

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This chapter examines the spiritual career, charisma, appeal, and authority of Ammachi with particular reference to her “darshan discourse,” where tradition is at once defied, redfined, and transcended.

Keywords: Ammachi; darshan discourse; charisma; appeal

Chapter.  7825 words. 

Subjects: Hinduism

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