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Religions of Indic origin

Reciting the Goddess: Narratives of Place and the Making of Hinduism in Nepal

ISBN : 9780199341160

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¥15,246
Author: 
Jessica Vantine Birkenholtz
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
Reciting the Goddess is the first book-length study of Nepal's goddess Svasthani and the popular Svasthanivratakatha textual tradition. Drawing on archival and ethnographic research, it examines the m ... Read more

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Reincarnation in Tibetan Buddhism: The Third Karmapa and the Invention of a Tradition

ISBN : 9780190690779

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¥15,246
Author: 
Ruth Gamble
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Reincarnation in Tibetan Buddhism examines how the third Karmapa hierarch, Rangjung Dorjé (1284-1339) transformed reincarnation from a belief into a lasting Tibetan institution. Born the son of an iti ... Read more

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Religious Process: The Puranas and the Making of a Regional Tradition (OIP) (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199482542

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¥3,652
Author: 
Kunal Chakrabarti
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
142 x 217 mm
Pub date
Mar 2018
This book traces the evolution of a process of interaction between Brahmanism and the indigenous social groups of Bengal during the early medieval period. Following the logic of cultural negotiation i ... Read more

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Rennyo and the Roots of Modern Japanese Buddhism

ISBN : 9780195132755

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¥16,170
Author: 
Mark L. Blum; Shinya Yasutomi
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 243 mm
Pub date
Aug 2005
Rennyo is undeniably one of the most influential persons in the history of Japanese religion and yet his thought remains somewhat enigmatic from the standpoint of what is considered orthodox Shinshu d ... Read more

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Rise of a Folk God: Vitthal of Pandharpur

ISBN : 9780199777594

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¥14,476
Author: 
Ramchandra Chintaman Dhere
Pages
370 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2011
Series
South Asia Research
Vitthal, also called Vithoba, is the most popular Hindu god in the western Indian state of Maharashtra, and the best-known god of that region outside India. His temple at Pandharpur is the goal of an ... Read more

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Sacred High City, Sacred Low City: A Tale of Religious Sites in Two Tokyo Neighborhoods

ISBN : 9780199861446

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¥6,149
Author: 
Steven Heine
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2011
A case study of religion in modern Tokyo Gives general reflections on Japanese religiosity in light of secularism Contains original fieldwork research on temples and shrines     I ... Read more

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Sacred High City, Sacred Low City: A Tale of Religious Sites in Two Tokyo Neighborhoods

ISBN : 9780195386202

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¥22,330
Author: 
Steven Heine
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Dec 2011
A case study of religion in modern Tokyo Gives general reflections on Japanese religiosity in light of secularism Contains original fieldwork research on temples and shrines    & ... Read more

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Sayings of Gorakhnath: Annotated Translations from the Gorakh Bani

ISBN : 9780199977673

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¥15,246
Author: 
Gordan Djurdjevic
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Apr 2019
The medieval vernacular (non-Sanskrit) traditions of yoga represent an aspect of Hinduism that to date has received much less scholarly attention than classical and contemporary Hinduism. Gordan Djurd ... Read more

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Sayings of the Buddha: New Translations from the Pali Nikayas

ISBN : 9780192839251

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¥2,002
Author: 
Rupert Gethin
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Oct 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
As if someone were to hold up a lamp in the dark so that those with eyes could see - in exactly the same way Gotama has made the truth clear in various ways.' Gotama the Buddha, who lived the life ... Read more

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Seeing Clearly: A Buddhist Guide to Life

ISBN : 9780190887506

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¥3,069
Author: 
Nicolas Bommarito
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
127 x 178 mm
Pub date
Sep 2020
Shows readers how, by adopting ideas and practices from Buddhism, they can overcome the dissatisfaction and hopelessness that plague modern life Covers a wide range of Buddhist ideas and practice ... Read more

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