Symbolic Heat: Gender, Health, and Worship among the Tamils of South India and Sri Lanka Book uri icon



  • Some of the striking interconnections between ""cooling"" and ""heating"" foods, Ayurvedic humoral medical treatments, male and female gender relations, popular beliefs about sexuality and the life cycle, and ""cooling"" rituals of worship ...

publication date

  • January 1, 1998

Date in CU Experts

  • November 7, 2013 6:44 AM

Full Author List

  • McGilvray DB; Raheem M

author count

  • 2

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International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 10

  • 0944142877

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9780944142875