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Religions of Indic origin

The Daode Jing

ISBN : 9780190689827

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,839
Author: 
Livia Kohn
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 140 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
The Daode jing ("Book of the Dao and Its Virtue") is an essential work in both traditional Chinese culture and world philosophy. The oldest text of philosophical Daoism, and widely venerated among rel ... Read more

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The Eighteenth Century in Sikh History: Political Resurgence, Religious and Social Life, and Cultural Articulation

ISBN : 9780199463541

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¥8,217
Author: 
Karamjit K. Malhotra
Pages
345 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
The eighteenth century in Sikh history stands for a political revolution in which the erstwhile peasants and artisans who had joined the Khalsa order instituted by Guru Gobind Singh replaced first the ... Read more

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The Fading Light of Advaita Acarya: Three Hagiographies

ISBN : 9780199736478

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¥6,303
Author: 
Rebecca J. Manring
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 233 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
Rebecca J. Manring offers an illuminating study and translation of three hagiographies of Advaita Acarya, a crucial figure in the early years of the devotional Vaisnavism which originated in Bengal in ... Read more

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The Forerunner of All Things: Buddhaghosa on Mind, Intention, and Agency

ISBN : 9780199331048

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¥5,390
Author: 
Maria Heim
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Scholars have long been intrigued by the Buddha's defining action (karma) as intention. This book explores systematically how intention and agency were interpreted in all genres of early Theravada th ... Read more

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The Hindus: An Alternative History

ISBN : 9780199593347

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¥3,289
Author: 
Wendy Doniger
Pages
800 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
158 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2010
An engrossing and definitive narrative account of history and myth that offers a new way of understanding one of the world's oldest major religions, The Hindus elucidates the relationship between reco ... Read more

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The Holy Madmen of Tibet

ISBN : 9780199391219

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¥5,379
Author: 
David M. DiValerio
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
173 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2015
Over the course of the last millennium in Tibet, some tantric yogins have taken on norm-overturning modes of behavior, including provoking others to violence, publicly consuming filth, having sex, and ... Read more

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The Irish Buddhist: The Forgotten Monk who Faced Down the British Empire

ISBN : 9780190073084

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¥6,149
Author: 
Alicia Turner; Laurence Cox; Brian Bocking
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2020
Recovers the remarkable story of a working-class Irishman who became a leading Buddhist reformer and anti-colonial activist Rewrites the previously accepted story of how Buddhism became a modern ... Read more

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The Life of the Madman of U

ISBN : 9780190244026

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¥16,170
Author: 
David M. DiValerio
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
The Life of the Madman of U tells the story of Kunga Zangpo (1458-1532), a famous Tibetan Buddhist ascetic of the Kagyu sect. Having grown weary of the trials of human existence, Zangpo renounced the ... Read more

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The Life of the Madman of U

ISBN : 9780190244033

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¥4,917
Author: 
David M. DiValerio
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
The Life of the Madman of U tells the story of Kunga Zangpo (1458-1532), a famous Tibetan Buddhist ascetic of the Kagyu sect. Having grown weary of the trials of human existence, Zangpo renounced the ... Read more

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The Making of a Modern Temple and a Hindu City: Kalighat and Kolkata

ISBN : 9780190885267

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¥15,246
Author: 
Deonnie Moodie
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2018
Kalighat is said to be the oldest and most potent Hindu pilgrimage site in the city of Kolkata (formerly Calcutta). It is home to the dark goddess Kali in her ferocious form and attracts thousands of ... Read more

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