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Religions of Indic origin

Krishna's Playground: Vrindavan in the 21st Century

ISBN : 9780190123987

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¥4,565
Author: 
John Stratton Hawley
Pages
382 Pages
Format
Paperback
Pub date
Feb 2020
This is a book about a deeply beloved place-many call it the spiritual capital of India. Located at a dramatic bend in the River Yamuna, a hundred miles from the center of Delhi, Vrindavan is the spot ... Read more

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Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
159 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
In 1654 Zen Master Yinyuan traveled from China to Japan. Seven years later his monastery, Manpukuji, was built and he had founded his own tradition called Obaku. The sequel to Jiang Wu's 2008 book Enl ... Read more

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Like Cats and Dogs: Contesting the Mu Koan in Zen Buddhism

ISBN : 9780199837304

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¥5,225
Author: 
Steven Heine
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2013
A koan is a narrative or dialogue used to provoke the "great doubt" and test a student's progress in Zen practice. The Mu Koan consists of a brief conversation in which a monk asks master Zhaozhou Con ... Read more

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Little Buddhas: Children and Childhoods in Buddhist Texts and Traditions

ISBN : 9780199945610

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¥9,086
Author: 
Vanessa Rebecca Sasson
Pages
552 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
161 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Consideration of children in the academic field of Religious Studies is taking root, but Buddhist Studies has yet to take notice. This collection is intended to open the question of children in Buddhi ... Read more

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Loving Stones: Making the Impossible Possible in the Worship of Mount Govardhan

ISBN : 9780190086725

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¥5,390
Author: 
David Haberman
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2020
Loving Stones is a study of devotees' conceptions of and worshipful interactions with Mount Govardhan, a sacred mountain located in the Braj region of north-central India that has for centuries been c ... Read more

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Loving Stones: Making the Impossible Possible in the Worship of Mount Govardhan

ISBN : 9780190086718

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¥15,246
Author: 
David Haberman
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2020
Loving Stones is a study of devotees' conceptions of and worshipful interactions with Mount Govardhan, a sacred mountain located in the Braj region of north-central India that has for centuries been c ... Read more

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Madhyamaka and Yogacara: Allies or Rivals?

ISBN : 9780190231293

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¥5,584
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¥5,687
Author: 
Jay Garfield; Jan Westerhoff
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Madhyamaka and Yogacara are the two principal schools of Mahayana Buddhist philosophy. While Madhyamaka asserts the ultimate emptiness and conventional reality of all phenomena, Yogacara is idealistic ... Read more

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Master Tara Singh in Indian History: Colonialism, Nationalism, and the Politics of Sikh Identity

ISBN : 9780199467099

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¥10,956
Author: 
J.S. Grewal
Pages
776 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
189 x 246 mm
Pub date
May 2018
This first comprehensive study of Master Tara Singh in two parts reveals many new facts, ideas, and perspectives. His politics based on Sikh identity lends unity to his confrontation with the colonial ... Read more

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Maya in the Bhagavata Purana: Human Suffering and Divine Play

ISBN : 9780198856993

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¥13,695
Author: 
Gopal K. Gupta
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2020
Series
Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs
The idea of Maya pervades Indian philosophy. It is complex, multivalent, and foundational, with its oldest referents found in the Rig Veda. This book explores Maya's rich conceptual history, and then ... Read more

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Meditation, Buddhism, and Science

ISBN : 9780190495794

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¥15,246
Author: 
Erik Braun
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
The scientific study of Buddhist forms of meditation has surged in recent years. Such study has captured the popular imagination, reshaping conceptions of what meditation is and what it can do. Within ... Read more

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