Tilaka and Other Forehead Marks
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The most commonplace yet ambiguous manifestation of Hindu rel…

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Vasudha Narayanan, “Tilaka and Other Forehead Marks”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 21 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_9000000187>
First published online: 2012

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