Nation as Mother

Nation as Mother Amazing Books, Nation As Mother Author Sugata Bose This Is Very Good And Becomes The Main Topic To Read, The Readers Are Very Takjup And Always Take Inspiration From The Contents Of The Book Nation As Mother , Essay By Sugata Bose Is Now On Our Website And You Can Download It By Register What Are You Waiting For Please Read And Make A Refission For You There is much of value in Sugata Bose s latest book, The Nation as Mother The book comprises an assortment of essays, all of which focus, some tangentially than others, on the theme of nationalism and the formation of the nation state The book s title comes from the defining chapter of the volume in which Bose interrogates the sacred biography of the Mother the provenance and history of the maternal metaphor in India s national consciousness The metaphor of nation as mother was formed in the intellectually fertile terrain of Bengal and inspired creativity in provincial and nation wide expressions of nationalisms through a litany of art forms including literature, poetry, music and painting Bose s incisive narrative brings to light the historical and enduring unease that Indian Muslims have had with the maternal symbol and its overtly religious symbolism and use Bose s fascinating study of Aurobindo sheds light on the latter s political and religious philosophy and represents a much needed corrective against recent attempts by secularist historians to paint Aurobindo in