Re: DRAVIDIAN RELIGION
Subject: Re: DRAVIDIAN RELIGION
From: email@example.com (Vidyasankar Sundaresan)
Date: 5 Aug 1994 01:29:20 GMT
Organization: California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.com (CFSWETT)
> Does anyone know whether the ancient pre-Aryan Dravidian religion of
> Sivaism is practiced anywhere in India?
Sivaism, or rather, Saivism, is practised everywhere in India - right from
the Himalayas to Tamil Nadu. As for whether "Sivaism" is pre-Aryan or
Dravidian, well let's leave that alone for a while. Read Klaus K.
Klostermaier's "A Brief Survey of Hinduism", published by SUNY, Albany