Books in category Religion – Hinduism

  • South Asian Religions on Display

    South Asian Religions on Display
    Knut A. Jacobsen

    Written by leading specialists on religious processions and ritualization of public space in South Asia and in the Diaspora, this volume presents current research on the interpretations of the role of processions, the recent increase in …

  • The Penguin Swami Chinmyananda Reader

    The Penguin Swami Chinmyananda Reader
    Anita Raina Thapan

    This Collection Of Swami Chinmayananda S Discourses, Brought Together By Anita Raina Thapan, Disciple And Active Member Of The Mission, Represents The Seminal Teachings Of The Great Spiritual Master.

  • Everyday Nationalism

    Everyday Nationalism
    Kalyani Menon

    This ethnography analyzes the popularity of Hindu nationalism in contemporary India through examining the everyday acts of women activists, finding that women's ability to recruit individuals from a variety of backgrounds and the movement's …

  • The Secret Garland

    The Secret Garland

    This book offers new translations of the Tiruppavai and Nacciyar Tirumoli, composed by the ninth-century Tamil mystic and poetess Kotai.

  • Mitos hindúes

    Mitos hindúes
    Anna Dallapiccola

    La India ha sido considerada durante mucho tiempo como la cuna del hinduismo, constituyendo su mitología la columna vertebral de la cultura india.

  • The N siketa Story

    The Nâsiketa Story
    Amos Nevo

    This book is the outcome of the author's research for Ph.D. dissertation Naciketas: The Boy who Returned from Death (in Hebrew).

  • Bhagavad Gita

    Bhagavad Gita

    The Bhagavad Gita, one of the most sacred and venerated Hindu texts, is a series of conversations between the Lord Krishna — the divine one — and the warrior prince Arjuna in the prelude to the Kurukshetra war.

  • Survey of Hinduism A

    Survey of Hinduism, A
    Klaus K. Klostermaier

    The third edition of this well-regarded introduction to Hinduism adds new material on the religion’s origins, on its relations with rival traditions, and on Hindu science.

  • Indian Antiquities

    Indian Antiquities
    Thomas Maurice

  • A History Of Secret Societies

    A History Of Secret Societies
    Arkon Daraul

    Almost every social system throughout history has produced its secret societies. Here is a unique study of such societies from earliest recorded times to the present, along with an analysis of their forms, rituals, and beliefs.

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