The Courts of Pre-Colonial South India: Material Culture and Kingship

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INDEX
Note: Page numbers in bold type refer to pages containing figures and plates.
a
Acharya, P.K. 9, 11, 20-1, 22-3, 32
akam and puram:
as described in Tamil poetics 91-2, 111-12, 129 ;
and paintings in the Ramalinga Vilasam see Ramnad Palace, paintings
Alagarkoil:
Alagar Perumal Temple 98, 101
antapuram131, 139-46
colonial accounts 140-1 ;
indigenous accounts 141-3 ;
litigation by residents of 141-2 ;
see also Ramnad Palace
antar and bahir:
buildings 158 ;
in vastu shastra129 ;
and paintings in the Ramalinga Vilasam see Ramnad Palace paintings, interiority and exteriority
Archaeological Survey of India 2, 39, 63, 221

b
bahya salam131 ;
see also Manasara, interior and exterior space
Bangalore 178-9
Beatson, Alexander 177, 182-3, 184
Bhagavata Purana see Krishna, stories about
bhakti111-13, 143
Bharhut 100
Bodinayakkanur 106
Brihat Samhita6, 165
Brockington, J.L. 99-100

c
ceremonial centre 30-1, 44, 46-7, 69-70, 127, 225, 227-8
Chakrabarti, Vibhuti 186-7
Chandragiri 42-3, 61
Chisholm, Robert Fellowes 1, 35, 63, 228
columns in palace structures see Madurai Palace
Coomaraswamy, A.K. 100
Costa, Balthazar da 68-9, 161
court poetry see Marava Jathi Veranam;
Ramayyan Ammanai;
Rayavacakamu;
Tamil poetry;
Tanjavuri andhra rajula carita;
Vikkiramacolanula

d
Dagens, Bruno 22-3
Daniel, Valentine 186
Daniell, Thomas and William 56-8, 63, 65
Danish East India Company see Tranquebar
Dassehra see Navaratri
devotional love see bhakti
Dirks, Nicholas 5-6, 31
Dumont, Louis 25-6
Dutch East India Company 46, 71, 83, 87, 161

e
entourage of the king see processions

f
Fergusson, James 2, 63

g
Gingee 62, 217, 221
Greenlaw, Alexander 62, 255

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Illustrations vi
  • Preface xiii
  • Acknowledgements xiv
  • Abbreviations xvi
  • Introduction 1
  • 1 - The Manasara and Pre-Colonial Kingship in South India 8
  • 2 - Vijayanagara and Madurai 27
  • 3 - The Emergence of Ramnad Kingdom 71
  • 4 - Paintings in the Ramalinga Vilasam 90
  • 5 - Ramnad Palace 127
  • 6 - Ramnad Town 159
  • 7 - Ramnad Kingdom 174
  • 8 - Ramnad's Rivals 192
  • Conclusion 226
  • Glossary 229
  • Notes 233
  • Bibliography 244
  • Index 255
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