References and Further Reading: Yamanur

References and Further Reading related to Yamanur

Assayag, Jackie  (2004)  At the Confluence of Two Rivers: Muslims and Hindus in South India, translated from the French by Latika Sahgal. New Delhi: Manohar.

Bayly, Susan (1984) ‘Hindu kingship and the origin of community: religion, state and society in Kerala, 1750-1850’. Modern Asian Studies 18.2: 177-213.

Digby, Simon (1994)  ‘To ride a tiger or a wall? strategies of prestige in India Sufi legend’. In W.M. Callewaert and R. Snell (eds).  According to Tradition: hagiographical writing in India.  Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, pp.99-129.

Flueckiger, J.B. (2006)  In Amma’s Healing Room: gender and vernacular Islam in South India, Bloomington: Indiana Press.

Kumar, Rajat (2010)  ‘Yamanur and Bidar’ on his blog, Footnotes on Secularism. (Research undertaken for the Centre for the Study of Culture and Society, Bangalore, May-June 2009)  Date last accessed 19 Oct 2012.

Richman, Paula (2008)  Ramayana Stories in Modern South India: an anthology, Bloomington: Indiana Press.  Introduction on ‘tellings’.

Sikand, Yoginder (2002)  Sacred Spaces: exploring traditions of shared faith in India. New Delhi: Penguin.
[includes material on Saundatti complex near Yamanur, as well as on Sabarimala and other shared spaces]

Vishy (2012)  ‘My tryst with Rajabaghsavar of Yamanur’ on his blog, My Experiments on the highway.    Date last accessed 19 Oct 2012.

On Sabarimala:
News X-INX online: ‘Sabarimala temple opens to pilgrims’ 16 Nov 2009.  Date last accessed 19 Oct 2012.

Osella, F. and C. Osella (2003)  ‘”Ayappan Saranam”: masculinity and the Sabarimala pilgriamge in Kerala’, Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute NS 9: 729-53.  Available:  Date last accessed 9 August 2010.