The Wrestler’s Body

  Note on Translation

 expand section1. Search and Research
 expand section2. The Akhara: Where Earth Is Turned Into Gold
 expand section3. Gurus and Chelas: The Alchemy of Discipleship
 collapse section4. The Patron and the Wrestler
 Royal Patronage
 Government Patronage
 Nationalized Services and Government Boards
 expand section5. The Discipline of the Wrestler’s Body
 expand section6. Nag Panchami: Snakes, Sex, and Semen
 expand section7. Wrestling Tournaments and the Body’s Recreation
 expand section8. Hanuman: Shakti, Bhakti, and Brahmacharya
 expand section9. The Sannyasi and the Wrestler
 expand section10. Utopian Somatics and Nationalist Discourse
  11. The Individual Re-Formed

  The Nature of Wrestling Nationalism

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