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Abhinavagupta

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art — Religious Studies — Indian Music — Hinduism.

(c.975–1025)

Greatest of the Kashmiri Śaiva theologians. His works deal with the theoretical, yogic, and ritual

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Anderson, Dr Digby Carter

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 262 words.

Born 25 May 1944; s of late Donald Anderson and Elizabeth Nance Ethel Anderson; m 1965, Judith Harris

Director,...

Austin, Ven. George Bernard

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 162 words.

Born 16 July 1931; s of Oswald Hulton Austin and Evelyn Austin; m 1962, Roberta Anise Thompson; one s ; died 30...

Bateman, Isabel Emilie (1854–1934)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 4 words.

See Bateman, Hezekiah Linthicum

Beaumont of Whitley

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Literature; Publishing; Religion. 340 words.

MA (Oxon)

Born 22 Nov. 1928; o s of Major and Hon. Mrs M. W. Beaumont; m 1955, Mary Rose Wauchope; one s two d...

Beeson, Very Rev. Trevor Randall

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 355 words.

OBE 1997

Born 2 March 1926; s of late Arthur William and Matilda Beeson; m 1950, Josephine Grace...

Bellew [formerly Higgin], John Chippendale Montesquieu (1823–1874), popular preacher and public reader

Rosemary Mitchell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 882 words.

Bellew [formerly Higgin], John Chippendale Montesquieu (1823–1874), popular preacher and public reader, was born at Lancaster on 3 August 1823. He was the only child of an infantry officer,...

Bewes, Rev. Preb. Richard Thomas

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 243 words.

OBE 2005

Born 1 Dec. 1934; s of late Rev. Canon Cecil and Sylvia Bewes; m 1st, 1964, Elisabeth Ingrid Jaques (d 2006); two ...

Bhāgavata

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Indian Music — Hinduism — Religious Studies.

1 A term widely applied to Vaiṣṇavas (i.e. devotees of Viṣṇu and Kṛṣṇa) of all traditions.

2 The name

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Bharata Muni

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Hinduism — Indian Music.

The name of the legendary sage and mythical first ‘actor’ to whom ‘The Drama Manual’ (Nāṭyaśāstra) is ascribed.

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