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
 expand section4. The Patron and the Wrestler
 collapse section5. The Discipline of the Wrestler’s Body
 expand sectionExercise
 collapse sectionDiet
 Milk and Ghi
 Fruits and Juices
 Regular or Common Food
 Volume: Ghi, Milk, and Almonds
 Seasonal Variation
 Dietary Prohibitions
 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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