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Chaitanya: A Life and Legacy

ISBN : 9780199493838

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¥4,378
Author: 
Amiya P. Sen
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 203 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
This is a fresh attempt at historically reconstructing on a popular and accessible level, the life and times of the medieval Hindu -Vaishnava mystic, Chaitanya. In this short work, I consciously keep ... Read more

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Children of Lucifer: The Origins of Modern Religious Satanism

ISBN : 9780190275105

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¥6,457
Author: 
Ruben van Luijk
Pages
632 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Children of Lucifer explores the historical origins of Satanism, the "anti-religion" that adopts Satan, the Judeo-Christian representative of evil, as an object of veneration. Ruben van Luijk traces i ... Read more

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Chosen People: The Rise of American Black Israelite Religions

ISBN : 9780190490096

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¥4,147
Author: 
Jacob S. Dorman
Pages
322 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Named Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE Winner of the Wesley-Logan Prize from the American Historical Association Winner of the Byron Caldwell Smith Book Prize Winner of the 2014 Albert J. Raboteau ... Read more

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Classical Mythology (10th International Edition)

ISBN : 9780199997398

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¥7,304
Author: 
Mark P. O. Morford; Robert J. Lenardon; Michael Sham
Pages
880 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
208 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Brings classical myths to life through a dynamic combination of poetic narratives and enlightening commentary Offers historical and cultural background Provides ample interpretive material Ex ... Read more

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Classical Mythology: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192804761

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¥1,628
Author: 
Helen Morales
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
110 x 72 mm
Pub date
Aug 2007
Series
Very Short Introductions
Classical myths are a subject of enduring fascination, widely evoked and re-told in both high art and popular culture. A lively and wide-ranging exploration, placing the emphasis on understanding ... Read more

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Consequences of Compassion: An Interpretation and Defense of Buddhist Ethics

ISBN : 9780190205324

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¥5,225
Author: 
Charles Goodman
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
167 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
For many Westerners, the most appealing teachings of the Buddhist tradition pertain to ethics. Buddhist ethical views have much in common with certain modern ethical theories, and contain many insight ... Read more

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Constellation Myths: With Aratus's Phaenomena

ISBN : 9780198716983

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¥1,639
Author: 
Eratosthenes; Hyginus; Aratus; Robin Hard
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 199 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Athena seized the writhing serpent and hurled it into the sky, and fixed it to the very pole of the heavens.' The constellations we recognize today were first mapped by the ancient Greeks, who arra ... Read more

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Contradictory Lives: Baul Women in India and Bangladesh

ISBN : 9780199396849

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¥5,390
Author: 
Lisa I. Knight
Pages
236 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
162 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
In literature and popular imagination, the Bauls of India and Bangladesh are characterized as musical mystics: orange-clad nomads of both Hindu and Muslim backgrounds who wander the countryside and en ... Read more

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Controversial New Religions (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199315314

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¥5,390
Author: 
James R. Lewis;Jesper Aagaard Petersen
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
158 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2014
In terms of public opinion, new religious movements are considered controversial for a variety of reasons. Their social organization often runs counter to popular expectations by experimenting with co ... Read more

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Crossing the Lines of Caste: Visvamitra and the Construction of Brahmin Power in Hindu Mythology

ISBN : 9780199341108

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¥16,170
Author: 
Adheesh A. Sathaye
Pages
334 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 237 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
What does it mean to be a Brahmin, and what could it mean to become one? Over the years, intellectuals and dogmatists have offered plenty of answers to the first question, but the latter presents a cu ... Read more

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