Search for dissertations about: "bengal"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the word bengal.

  1. 1. Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati. The Context and Significance of a Modern Hindu Personalist

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Ferdinando Sardella; Sardella Ferdinando; Uppsala universitet.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology History of religion; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Religionshistoria; Religionshistoria; History of Religions; Modern Hinduism; Vaishnavism; Bhakti; Vivekananda; Bengal Renaissance; bhakti; Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati; Bengal intellectual life; Bhaktivinoda; caste; Chaitanya doctrines; colonialism; Gaudiya Math; globalization; India religion 20th century; missionaries; modern Hinduism; postcolonialism; Vaishnavism Vishnuism; Vedanta; worship Hinduism ;

    Abstract : This study explores the life and work of Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati (1874-1937), a Vaishnava guru of the school of Chaitanya (1486-1534), who, at a time that Hindu non-dualism was most prominent, managed to establish a pan-Indian movement for the modern revival of traditional personalist bhakti that today encompasses both Indian and non-Indian populations throughout the world.To most historians, the period between 1815 and 1914 is known as Britain’s Im-perial Century, when the power of British cultural influence was at its height, most especially in Calcutta, India, the jewel of the British crown. READ MORE

  2. 2. Distribution and Biogeochemical Cycling of Arsenic In Grey and Brown Sand Aquifers in the Bengal Delta Plains (India)

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Devanita Ghosh; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Arsenic; aquifer; arsenite oxidation; aioA gene; Bengal delta plains; biogeochemical cycling biomarkers; DOC; SOC; Arsenik; akvifärer; arsenitoxiderande; aioA gene; Bengal delta plains; biogeokemiska omsättning; biomarkörer; DOC; SOC;

    Abstract : An elevated level of Arsenic (As) in aquifers from India and Bangladesh affecting the human health has been widely reported since the late 1980s. The thesis aim is to investigate the present status of As contamination and biogeochemical cycling with direct role of diverse indigenous bacterial communities in As cycling in the Bengal Delta Plain (BDP) aquifers in Nadia district, West Bengal (India). READ MORE

  3. 3. Arsenic Geochemistry in the Alluvial Aquifers of West Bengal, India Implications for targeting safe aquifers for sustainable drinking water supply

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Ashis Biswas; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Bengal Basin; Groundwater; Arsenic; Redox processes; Competing ions; Sustainable drinking water Supply;

    Abstract : The natural occurrences of high (>10 μg/L) dissolved arsenic (As) in groundwater of Bengal Basin has put millions of people under the threat of chronic As exposure through drinking water. Present study has examined the processes that regulate As mobilization and its distribution in shallow aquifers and the potentiality of finding safe aquifers within shallow depth (<50 m) for drinking water supply. READ MORE

  4. 4. The ocean of love : Middle Bengali sufi literature and the fakirs of Bengal

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Oriental Languages, Stockholm University

    Author : David Cashin; Stockholms universitet.; [1995]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bengali; Religiös litteratur; Sufism; Tantrism;

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  5. 5. The myth of Manasā : a study in the popular Hinduism of medieval Bengal

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : William L. Smith; [1976]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

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