OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Religions of Indic origin

Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198745549

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¥1,793
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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¥21,450
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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¥23,166
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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Homo Ritualis: Hindu Ritual and its Significance to Ritual Theory

ISBN : 9780190262624

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¥24,882
Author: 
Axel Michaels
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
Series
Oxford Ritual Studies
Are the richness and diversity of rituals and celebrations in South Asia unique? Can we speak of a homo ritualis when it comes to India or Hinduism? Are Indians or Hindus more involved in rituals than ... Read more

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Homo Ritualis: Hindu Ritual and its Significance to Ritual Theory

ISBN : 9780190262631

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¥9,262
Author: 
Axel Michaels
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
Series
Oxford Ritual Studies
Are the richness and diversity of rituals and celebrations in South Asia unique? Can we speak of a homo ritualis when it comes to India or Hinduism? Are Indians or Hindus more involved in rituals than ... Read more

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Icons and Iconoclasm in Japanese Buddhism: Kukai and Dogen on the Art of Enlightenment

ISBN : 9780199753581

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¥26,598
Author: 
Pamela D. Winfield
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 239 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
Pamela D. Winfield offers a fascinating juxtaposition and comparison of the thoughts of two pre-modern Japanese Buddhist masters on the role of imagery in the enlightenment experience. Kukai (774-835) ... Read more

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Illness and Immortality: Mantra, Mandala, and Meditation in the Netra Tantra

ISBN : 9780197553268

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¥12,694
Author: 
Patricia Sauthoff
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2022
Illness and Immortality examines a medieval Sanskrit text, the Netra Tantra, which is devoted to health and healing through a yogic practice dedicated to the chanting of mantras, the building of manda ... Read more

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Imagining Religious Communities: Transnational Hindus and their Narrative Performances

ISBN : 9780190941222

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¥19,734
Author: 
Jennifer B. Saunders
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Imagining Religious Communities tells the story of the Gupta family through the personal and religious narratives they tell as they create and maintain their extended family and community across natio ... Read more

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Inhaling Spirit: Harmonialism, Orientalism, and the Western Roots of Modern Yoga

ISBN : 9780190082734

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¥18,018
Author: 
Anya P. Foxen
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2020
Recent scholarship has shown that modern postural yoga is the outcome of a complex process of transcultural exchange and syncretism. This book doubles down on those claims and digs even deeper, lookin ... Read more

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Island of Guanyin: Mount Putuo and its Gazetteers

ISBN : 9780190456191

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¥24,882
Author: 
Marcus Bingenheimer
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2016
Mount Putuo, also known as the "Island of Guanyin," is a small island in the East China Sea known as the single most important pilgrimage site for the worship of the Bodhisattva Guanyin. The Bodhisatt ... Read more

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