Hinduism: A Beginner's Guide

Hinduism: A Beginner's Guide

by Klaus K. Klostermaier
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1851685383

ISBN-13: 9781851685387

Pub. Date: 01/25/2008

Publisher: Oneworld Publications


Explaining the origins, beliefs, scriptures and philosophies of this ancient religion, Klaus K. Klostermaier succeeds in capturing the rich diversity of rituals and gods that comprise Hinduism, while keeping the tone both engaging and informative. Covering contemporary issues such as the relationship between Hinduism and modern Western ideas, and imminent

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Explaining the origins, beliefs, scriptures and philosophies of this ancient religion, Klaus K. Klostermaier succeeds in capturing the rich diversity of rituals and gods that comprise Hinduism, while keeping the tone both engaging and informative. Covering contemporary issues such as the relationship between Hinduism and modern Western ideas, and imminent challenges the religion faces, this sweeping exploration of a fascinating and long-lasting belief system is
essential reading for students, followers, and interested readers alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851685387
Publisher:
Oneworld Publications
Publication date:
01/25/2008
Series:
Beginners Guide (Oneworld) Series
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
789,144
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.75(h) x (d)

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