This website would not have been possible without the following references.

WEBSITES

"Rise & Fall Of Buddhist Nuns" www.ambedkar.org/jamanadas/RiseAnd.htm

Jamnadas J.K, (1991)"Emperuman : Buddha or Vishnu" http://www.dalitstan.org/books/tirupati/tiru23.html

"Devadasi", http://skepdic.com/devadasi.html

"Legacy of the Devadasi System", http://weswa.org/devadasi.htm

Jafarey Ali A., 2000, "Woman in the Gathas and the later Avesta", http://www.zoroastrian.org/english/ articles/Woman%20in%20the%20Gathas%20and%20the%20 Later%20Avesta.htm

"Women's Forum: Inclusive Prevention Efforts Fight Stigma in Rural India", AIDScaptions: Volume IV, No 1, July 1997, www.fhi.org/en/aids/aidscap/aidspubs/serial/captions /v4-1/ cp4111.html

IMAGES

Temples: www.hindubooks.org/.../india_contribution/ img/TEMPLES.GIF

Images of the Devadasis: http://www.exoticindia.com/goddess.htm

Rehab Center: www.fhi.org/en/aids/aidscap/aidspubs/serial/captions/v4-1/ cp4111.html

Road to the Future: www.litillmathur.org/ansel_adams/ images/road_after_rain...

Map of India: india-tourism.de/images/ maps/indiaMap.gif

Woman with Basket: www.ymca.int/Publications/YMCAWorld/March1998 /198dalits.htm

 

 

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