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UNKNOWN - Hinduism For Dummies<sup>&#174;</sup>, ebook

Hinduism For Dummies®



Your hands-on guide to one of the world's major religions
The dominant religion of India, "Hinduism" refers to a wide variety of religious traditions and philosophies that have developed over thousands of years. Today, the United States is home to approximately one million Hindus.

Goshen-Gottstein, Alon - The Jewish Encounter with Hinduism, ebook

The Jewish Encounter with Hinduism

Goshen-Gottstein, Alon


Judaism and Hinduism: Insights from the Comparative Study of Religion
Alon Goshen-Gottstein
8. The Passage to India: The Quest for Spirituality
Alon Goshen-Gottstein
9. Saints: Encountering the Divine in Humanity
Alon Goshen-Gottstein
10. The

Flueckiger, Joyce Burkhalter - Everyday Hinduism, ebook

Everyday Hinduism

Flueckiger, Joyce Burkhalter


This innovative introductory textbook explores the central practices and beliefs of Hinduism through contemporary, everyday practice.

Introduces and contextualizes the rituals, festivals and everyday lived experiences of Hinduism in text

Smith, David - Hinduism and Modernity, ebook

Hinduism and Modernity

Smith, David


This examination of Hinduism in the context of modernity will be of interest to all students of Hinduism, as well as to those interested in the sociology and history of religion.
Shows Hinduism to be a highly

Flood, Gavin - The Blackwell Companion to Hinduism, ebook

The Blackwell Companion to Hinduism

Flood, Gavin


An ideal resource for courses on Hinduism or world religions, this accessible volume spans the entire field of Hindu studies. It provides a forum for the best scholars in the world to make their views and research available to a wider audience.
Comprehensively covers the textual traditions

Broo, Måns - As good as God, ebook

As good as God

Broo, Måns


Few aspects of contemporary Hinduism capture the imagination of Western observers as strongly as the guru, popularly seen as a ”Godman” or saintly teacher of mystical doctrines – or as a sly misleader of gullible followers. The present study identifies, examines and characterises

Goshen-Gottstein, Alon - Same God, Other god, ebook

Same God, Other god

Goshen-Gottstein, Alon


Thinking of Hinduism in Light of Meiri
Alon Goshen-Gottstein
Part IV. The Same God: Rethinking Hinduism
11. Do Jews and Hindus Worship the Same God?
Alon Goshen-Gottstein
12. From Hindu God to Hindu gods: Confronting the Particularity of Hindu Deities