Reading History with the Tamil Jainas: A Study on Identity, Memory and Marginalisation By R. Umamaheshwari
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 350 Pages | ISBN : 8132237552 | 24.22 MB
This book provides a social history of the Tamil Jainas, a minority community living in Tamil Nadu in south India. It holds special significance in the method of studying the community, living in villages of Tamil Nadu and retrieving their perspectives on their past. This is a new approach in terms of historiography from extant works on Jainism in south India.