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by Bruce Bennett

Of Sadhus and Spinners : Australian Encounters with India download ebook
ISBN:
8172238487
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978-8172238483
Author:
Bruce Bennett
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HarperCollins (2009)
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202 pages
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Of Sadhus and Spinners attempts to correct this with a range of stories that trace the chequered history of interactions between the two nations

Of Sadhus and Spinners attempts to correct this with a range of stories that trace the chequered history of interactions between the two nations. From John Lang's 'The Mohammedan Mother' (1859) to Yasmine Gooneratne's 'Masterpiece' (2002), the stories in this anthology foreground a varity of literary responses to Indo-Australian encounters.

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Sadhu Sundar Singh (Punjabi: ਸਾਧੂ ਸੁੰਦਰ ਸਿੰਘ (Gurmukhi); سادھو سندر سنگھ (Shahmukhi); born 3 September 1889) was an Indian Christian missionary. He is believed to have died in the foothills of the Himalayas in 1929. Sundar Singh was born into a Sikh family in the village of Rampur Kataania, Ludhiana (Punjab state) in northern India.

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The processes and rituals of becoming a sadhu vary with sect; in almost all sects, a sadhu is initiated by a guru, who bestows upon the initiate a new name, as well as a mantra, (or sacred sound or phrase), which is generally known only to the sadhu and the guru and may be repeated by the initiate as part of.

Millions of animals are dying from the Australian fires, and the environment will suffer for years to come. Australian couple returns 'home' to find smoking ruin where their house once stood. An 'Orange is the New Black' star is giving up her US green card to fight a 'climate war' in Australia. These women traveled 4 hours with 5 trucks of supplies to cook meals for exhausted Australian firefighters. The Irwin family is working to save the animals injured in the Australia wildfires. A diver has died after a suspected great white shark attack off Western Australia.

Despite a shared history of british imperialism, and commonalities like the english language, a democratic polity and a craze for cricket, australians and indians know very little about each other of sadhus and spinners attempts to correct this with a range of stories that trace the chequered history of interactions between the two nations from john langs the mohammedan mother (1859) to yasmine gooneratnes masterpiece (2002), the stories in this anthology bring to the fore a variety of literary responses to indo-australian encounters there are stories here of australian visitors to india and stories about and by indians-immigrants or temporary visitors-in australia thoughtful, exploratory and often just wide-eyed in its observation of strange new worlds, the anthology provides insights into an array of fascinating cross-cultural encounters