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Religions of Indic origin

Sh-Otoku: Ethnicity, Ritual, and Violence in the Japanese Buddhist Tradition

ISBN : 9780195188615

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¥9,086
Author: 
Michael Como
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 243 mm
Pub date
May 2006
Prince Shotoku (573?-622?), the purported founder of Japanese Buddhism, was one of the greatest cultural icons of pre-modern Japan. The cult that grew up around his memory is recognized as one of the ... Read more

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Shinran's Kyogyoshinsho: The Collection of Passages Expounding the True Teaching, Living, Faith, and Realizing of the Pure Land

ISBN : 9780199863105

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¥10,626
Author: 
Shinran; Sengaku Mayeda; Daisetz Teitaro Suzuki
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 239 mm
Pub date
Oct 2012
Publication will coincide with the 750th Memorial of Shinran. Brings together the religious perspectives of two of the most influential religious thinkers in Japanese history: Shinran and D.T. Su ... Read more

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Sikhism: A Very Short Introduction (2nd Revised edition)

ISBN : 9780198745570

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¥1,628
Author: 
Eleanor Nesbitt
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
112 x 174 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Provides a wide-ranging, authoritative presentation of Sikh thought and history with sensitivity and balance, without avoiding controversial aspects Introduces readers to current and emerging iss ... Read more

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Siva's Saints: The Origins of Devotion in Kannada according to Harihara's Raga.lega.lu

ISBN : 9780190878849

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¥15,246
Author: 
Gil Ben-Herut
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Today numbering more than twelve million people, the Vīraśaivas constitute a vibrant south-Indian community renowned for its bhakti (devotional) religiosity and for its entrenched resistance to tradit ... Read more

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Sources of Mongolian Buddhism

ISBN : 9780190900694

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¥23,100
Author: 
Vesna A. Wallace
Pages
544 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Jan 2020
Features original Mongolian Buddhist texts never before translated into English Introduces a fresh approach to understanding Tibeto-Mongolian Buddhism through primary sources Offers literature ... Read more

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Strong Arms and Drinking Strength: Masculinity, Violence, and the Body in Ancient India

ISBN : 9780199755707

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¥14,476
Author: 
Jarrod L. Whitaker
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Apr 2011
Jarrod L. Whitaker examines the ritualized poetic construction of male identity in the Rgveda, India's oldest Sanskrit text, arguing that an important aspect of early Vedic life was the sustained prom ... Read more

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Suragi

ISBN : 9780199466320

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¥4,565
Author: 
U. R. Ananthamurthy; S. R. Ramakrishna
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
142 x 218 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Suragi is the autobiography of UR Ananthamurthy (1932-2014), author of Samskara, Bharathipura, Avaste, and such other contemporary Indian classics. He grew up in an atmosphere steeped in Vedic thought ... Read more

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Swami Vivekananda (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780198095156

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¥2,002
Author: 
Amiya P. Sen
Pages
128 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 215 mm
Pub date
Mar 2013
Fiery patriot, social crusader, philosopher or world renouncer-who really was Swami Vivekananda? Appropriated and interpreted in diverse ways, the controversial figure of Vivekananda has fascinated an ... Read more

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Swaminarayan Hinduism: Tradition, Adaptation and Identity

ISBN : 9780199463749

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¥10,769
Author: 
Ramond Brady Williams; Yogi Trivedi
Pages
423 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Swaminarayan Hinduism is rooted in its formation in India at the cusp of the early modern and colonial period. This book explores the new discoveries, recent research and interpretation of the history ... Read more

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Tales of Justice and Rituals of Divine Embodiment: Oral Narratives from the Central Himalayas

ISBN : 9780199325092

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¥16,170
Author: 
Aditya Malik
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Based on extensive ethnographic fieldwork conducted in the Central Himalayan region of Kumaon, Tales of Justice and Rituals of Divine Embodiment from the Central Himalayas explores ideas of justice by ... Read more

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