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Nepalese Seasons: Rain and Ritual
By Gautama V. Vajracharya

This book, written for the Rubin Museum by renowned scholar Gautama V. Vajracharya, explores the relationships of the well-known deities, their festivals and rituals that are believed to affect nature and ensure the arrival of timely monsoon. The festivals and rituals also celebrate a successful harvest, preserve the continuity of their life sustaining cycles, and support the worship of the deities to guarantee well-being and personal development of the worshipers. Please see this preview of the contents.

Published: Rubin Museum of Art, New York (May 2016)
Format: HC, 218 pages
Product Dimensions: 9.6 x 12.25 x 0.9 inches
ISBN: 978-0-9912231-0-4

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