Hinduism: A Religion to Live By

Hinduism: A Religion to Live By

by Nirad C. Chaudhuri
     
 

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This now-classic book provides a description and interpretation of Hinduism, focusing particularly on the religious psychology and behavior of Hindus. Rejecting familiar assumptions about early Hinduism, Chaudhuri provides illuminating insights into its formative influences and examines temple and image worship as well as the three major cults of Siva, Krishna, and

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This now-classic book provides a description and interpretation of Hinduism, focusing particularly on the religious psychology and behavior of Hindus. Rejecting familiar assumptions about early Hinduism, Chaudhuri provides illuminating insights into its formative influences and examines temple and image worship as well as the three major cults of Siva, Krishna, and the Mother Goddess.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195640137
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1979
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 5.30(h) x 0.70(d)

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