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Assamese popular superstitions and Assamese demonology

Benudhar Rajkhowa

Assamese popular superstitions and Assamese demonology

by Benudhar Rajkhowa

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Published by Dept. of Folklore Research, Gauhati University in [Gauhati] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Assam (India),
  • India,
  • Assam.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- India -- Assam,
    • Demonology -- India -- Assam,
    • Assam (India) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Benudhar Rajkhowa ; edited by Praphulladatta Goswami.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR305.5.A8 R34
      The Physical Object
      Pagination163 p. ;
      Number of Pages163
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4864815M
      LC Control Number75904634

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Benudhar Rajkhowa (Assamese: বেণুধৰ ৰাজখোৱা; ) was a prominent writer, poet and dramatist from Assam. He was the president of the Asam Sahitya Sabha in held at Dhuburi district, Assam.

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Full text of "Assamese Demonology" The book is a faithful record of popular beliefs in Assam in all their original quaintness.* And for such a task, it would not be easy to find any one better qualified than the author.

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Sometimes they are entities with capabilities for destruction such as fertility gods/goddesses. The first collection of Assamese proverbs is known to be Phrases in English and Assamese written by Mrs.

H.B.L. Cutter in from Sibsagar (Xiboxaagor). The second such compilation is Some Assamese Proverbs by P.R.T. Gurdon, published in Its second edition was printed in He classified Assamese proverbs into nine categories. Book from Project Gutenberg: An Essay on Demonology, Ghosts and Apparitions, and Popular Superstitions Also, an Account of the Witchcraft Delusion at Salem, in Ghosts and apparitions -- Power of imagination -- Illusions -- Imagination and fear -- Superstition -- Witchcraft and sorcery -- Salem witchcraft -- Omens and auguries -- Medical.

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| out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 5. Usually ships within 3 days. Kindle. About the Book This collection of twenty Assamese stories was translated into English in a four-day translation workshop in Guwahati under the aegis of the Sahitya Akademi and the direction of acclaimed writer and scholar Dr Hiren Gohain (former Dean, Arts Faculty, Guwahati University and recipient of the Sahitya Akademi award for literary criticism in Assamese in ) in December, Assamese literature, pertaining to science communication have been very lucidly scripted in the book.

Like other folklore, Assamese Bihu songs, as well as devotional songs, too have content, based on rational understanding of relations as well as in-depth study on the weather change, eating habit and the natural remedies for regular illness.

He is supposed to be the best Borgeet singer Assam has ever produced. Being a follower of Srimanta Sankardeva – Madhavdeva he was the first Assamese to give shape to these immortal saints.

The young Rabha of ’s was fully devoted to practicing neo-Vishnavite art and culture. The publication of the Orunodoi, the first news magazine in Assamese in by the missionaries was a turning point in the history of modem Assamese language, besides widening the mental horizon of the Assamese people to the extent of bringing the world at large within their reach.

The book is a study of the Assamese Renaissance (). It is an attempt to study the Assamese literature of nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in the light of the intellectual movement known as the Indian Renaissance.

It is also a partial study of the Assamese society of the nineteenth century in the light of the literary works. a book of popular superstitions Download a book of popular superstitions or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get a book of popular superstitions book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in. The two victims of the lynching incident — Nilotpal Das (29) and Abhijeet Nath (30) — were suspected to be “hopadharas”, which loosely translates to child-lifters, but the word in Assamese has a mythical or superstitious connotation.

The full text of the book 'Assamese Demonology by Benudhar Rajkhowa' online. The book is a faithful record of popular beliefs in Assam in all their original quaintness. And for such a task, it would not be easy to find any one better qualified than the author. W.

J. Reid.Brown printed and published some of the important books in assamese language. To name a few, ‘Axhaam Buronji'(Assam’s History) by Kashinath Phukan in‘Mathematics’ two parts by Bokul Kayastha in‘Chutiya Buronji’ inetc.

Brown was also a pioneer in the unearthing of old manuscripts and in editing and publishing them.The Pronouncing Anglo-Assamese Dictionary.

Lawyer's Book Stall, Gauhati, 4th edition, NYRG. 93 Harichandra Bhattacharyya b Origin and Development of the Assamese Drama and the Stage, From the Earliest Times Upto Barua Agency, Gauhati, 1st edition, MNUG, CUBG, NYRG.

94 Birendra Kumar Bhattacharyya b