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Domestic Rituals
(9,701 words)

Ritual practices carried out within domestic space, by and on behalf of kinspersons, are important and enduring features of Hinduism, from the vedic religions that form its roots through the diver…

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Hancock, Mary, “Domestic Rituals”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 21 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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