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Religions of Indic origin

Homo Ritualis: Hindu Ritual and its Significance to Ritual Theory

ISBN : 9780190262624

Price(incl.tax): 
¥16,170
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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¥6,457
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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¥19,250
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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Imagining Religious Communities: Transnational Hindus and their Narrative Performances

ISBN : 9780190941222

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¥15,246
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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¥15,246
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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¥16,170
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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Jewels of Authority: Women and Textual Tradition in Hindu India

ISBN : 9780195176605

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¥3,465
Author: 
Dean Laurie Patton
Pages
250 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
The essays in this collection address the problem of Hindu women's relationship to authority, both within and without the textual traditions of Sanskrit, Tamil, Hindi, and English. The authors adopt a ... Read more

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Knowing Body, Moving Mind: Ritualizing and Learning at Two Buddhist Centers

ISBN : 9780199793822

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¥19,250
Author: 
Patricia Q. Campbell
Pages
250 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2011
Series
Oxford Ritual Studies
Knowing Body, Moving Mind investigates ritualizing and learning in introductory meditation classes at two Buddhist centers in Toronto, Canada. The centers, Friends of the Heart and Chandrakirti, are l ... Read more

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Krishna's Lineage: The Harivamsha of Vyasa's Mahabharata

ISBN : 9780190279172

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¥15,246
Author: 
Reader Simon Brodbeck
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Forming the final part of the Sanskrit Mahabharata, the Harivamsha's main business is to supply narrative details about the great god Vishnu's avatar Krishna Vasudeva, who has been a comparatively min ... Read more

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Krishna's Lineage: The Harivamsha of Vyasa's Mahabharata

ISBN : 9780190279189

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¥4,609
Author: 
Reader Simon Brodbeck
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Forming the final part of the Sanskrit Mahabharata, the Harivamsha's main business is to supply narrative details about the great god Vishnu's avatar Krishna Vasudeva, who has been a comparatively min ... Read more

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