By Peter Gottschalk
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Wondering the normal depiction of India as a state divided among non secular groups, Gottschalk exhibits that folks dwelling in India have a number of identities, a few of which reduce throughout non secular barriers. The tales narrated by way of villagers dwelling within the northern nation of Bihar depict daily social interactions that go beyond the straightforward divide of Hindu and Muslim.
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