- Title Pages
- A British Academy Monograph
- Figures, Maps and Tables
Chapter 1The Cult of Nidrā-Kālarātri, Goddess of Sleep, Swoon, Death and the Night (c. 3rd to 5th Century)
Chapter 2Caṇḍikā, Pārvatī’s Unwanted Self (c. 5th to 7th Century)
Chapter 3Taking over Skanda (c. 6th to 7th Century)
Chapter 4Patronage, the Civilizational Process and the Spread of Heroic Śāktism (c. 7th to 11th Century)
Chapter 5The Regional Cults of Goddesses Merged with Durgā
Chapter 6Heroic Śāktism and the Myths of Civilization
Chapter 7Navarātra: The Festival of the Nine Nights
ConclusionDurgā and the Making of Early Indian Civilization
- Heroic Shāktism
- British Academy
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