International Journal of Hindu Studies

, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 339–354 | Cite as

Poetry as Prayer: The Śaiva Hymns of Jagaddhara Bhaṭṭa of Kashmir

  • Hamsa Stainton


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I would like to thank all of the participants on the panel entitled “The Art of Prayer: Stotras in Multiple Contexts,” which I organized for the American Academy of Religion Annual Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, November 23–26, 2013: David Buchta, Lynna Dhanani, Steven P. Hopkins, M. Whitney Kelting, and Steven M. Vose. I am also grateful to the members of the audience for that panel, who offered thoughtful and useful feedback. In addition, I thank Audrey Truschke and the Journal’s two reviewers for critical feedback on drafts of this essay.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Religious StudiesUniversity of KansasLawrenceUSA

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