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Religions of Indic origin

Grhastha: The Householder in Ancient Indian Religious Culture

ISBN : 9780190696153

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¥15,246
Author: 
Patrick Olivelle
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
For scholars of ancient Indian religions, the wandering mendicants who left home and family for a celibate life and the search for liberation represent an enigma. The Vedic religion, centered on the m ... Read more

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Guest is God: Pilgrimage, Tourism, and Making Paradise in India

ISBN : 9780190883553

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¥15,246
Author: 
Drew Thomases
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Dec 2019
Every year, the Indian pilgrimage town of Pushkar sees its population of 20,000 swell by two million visitors. Since the 1970s, Pushkar, which is located about 250 miles southwest of the capital of Ne ... Read more

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Heathen, Hindoo, Hindu: American Representations of India, 1721-1893

ISBN : 9780190654924

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¥5,379
Author: 
Michael J. Altman
Pages
359 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2017
Heathen, Hindoo, Hindu is a groundbreaking analysis of American representations of religion in India before the turn of the twentieth century. In their representations of India, American writers from ... Read more

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Hindu Christian Faqir: Modern Monks, Global Christianity, and Indian Sainthood

ISBN : 9780199987696

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¥16,170
Author: 
Timothy S. Dobe
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
Hindu Christian Faqir compares two colonial Indian saints from Punjab, the neo-Vedantin Hindu Rama Tirtha (1873-1906) and the Christian convert Sundar Singh (1889-1929). Timothy S. Dobe shows that var ... Read more

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Hindu Christian Faqir: Modern Monks, Global Christianity, and Indian Sainthood

ISBN : 9780199987702

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¥6,149
Author: 
Timothy S. Dobe
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
162 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2015
Hindu Christian Faqir compares two colonial Indian saints from Punjab, the neo-Vedantin Hindu Rama Tirtha (1873-1906) and the Christian convert Sundar Singh (1889-1929). Timothy S. Dobe shows that var ... Read more

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Hindu Theology and Biology: The Bhagavata Purana and Contemporary Theory

ISBN : 9780199641543

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¥18,711
Author: 
Jonathan B. Edelmann
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
Western intellectual history has benefited from a rich and sophisticated conversation between theology and science, leaving us with centuries of scientific and theological literature on the subjects. ... Read more

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Hindu Theology in Early Modern South Asia

ISBN : 9780198709268

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¥13,695
Author: 
Kiyokazu Okita
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Series
Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs
Focusing on the idea of genealogical affiliation (sampradaya), Kiyokazu Okita explores the interactions between the royal power and the priestly authority in eighteenth-century north India. He examine ... Read more

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Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198745549

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¥1,628
Author: 
Kim Knott
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Feb 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Offers a succinct and accessible introduction to one of the world's major religions Covers all aspects of Hinduism - its key texts, beliefs, and practices, both in the past and the present Addr ... Read more

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Hinglaj Devi: Identity, Change, and Solidification at a Hindu Temple in Pakistan

ISBN : 9780190850524

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¥15,246
Author: 
Jurgen Schaflechner
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
About two hundred kilometers west of the city of Karachi, in the desert of Baluchistan, Pakistan, sits the shrine of the Hindu Goddess Hinglaj. Despite the temple's ancient Hindu and Muslim history, a ... Read more

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Homa Variations: The Study of Ritual Change Across the Longue Duree

ISBN : 9780199351572

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¥16,170
Author: 
Richard K. Payne; Michael Witzel
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
Series
Oxford Ritual Studies
The practice of making votive offerings into fire dates from the earliest periods of human history, and is found in many different religious cultures. Throughout the tantric world, this kind of ritual ... Read more

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