OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Religions of Indic origin

On Hinduism

ISBN : 9780190455101

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,917
Author: 
Wendy Doniger
Pages
682 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
In this magisterial volume of essays, Wendy Doniger enhances our understanding of the ancient and complex religion to which she has devoted herself for half a century. This series of interconnected es ... Read more

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Ownership and Inheritance in Sanskrit Jurisprudence

ISBN : 9780198852377

Price(incl.tax): 
¥11,869
Author: 
Christopher T. Fleming
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2020
Series
Oxford Oriental Monographs
Ownership and Inheritance in Sanskrit Jurisprudence provides an account of various theories of ownership (svatva) and inheritance (daya) in Sanskrit jurisprudential literature (Dharmasastra). It exami ... Read more

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People Trees: Worship of Trees in Northern India

ISBN : 9780199929177

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¥19,250
Author: 
David L. Haberman
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 237 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
This is a book about religious conceptions of trees within the cultural world of tree worship at the tree shrines of northern India. Sacred trees have been worshipped for millennia in India and today ... Read more

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Piro and the Gulabdasis: Gender, Sect, and Society in Punjab

ISBN : 9780199468188

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¥6,941
Author: 
Anshu Malhotra
Pages
408 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Mar 2017
The middle decades of the nineteenth century in Punjab were a time of the disintegrating Sikh empire and an emerging colonial one. Situating her study in this turbulent time, Anshu Malhotra delves int ... Read more

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Poetry as Prayer in the Sanskrit Hymns of Kashmir

ISBN : 9780190889814

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¥15,246
Author: 
Hamsa Stainton
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
Historically, Kashmir was one of the most dynamic and influential centers of Sanskrit learning and literary production in South Asia. In Poetry as Prayer in the Sanskrit Hymns of Kashmir, Hamsa Stain ... Read more

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Pradyumna: Lover, Magician, and Scion of the Avatara

ISBN : 9780190054113

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¥15,246
Author: 
Christopher R. Austin
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
This book provides the first full-scale English-language study of Pradyumna, the son of the Hindu god Krsna. Often represented as a young man in mid-adolescence, Pradyumna is both a handsome double of ... Read more

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Provincial Hinduism: Religion and Community in Gwalior City

ISBN : 9780190212490

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¥5,390
Author: 
Daniel Gold
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
161 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Provincial Hinduism explores intersecting religious worlds in an ordinary Indian city that remains close to its traditional roots, while bearing witness to the impact of globalization. Daniel Gold loo ... Read more

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Race and Religion in American Buddhism: White Supremacy and Immigrant Adaptation

ISBN : 9780199756285

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¥12,628
Author: 
Joseph Cheah
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Nov 2011
When the first wave of Burmese immigrant Buddhists set foot on American soil in the late 1960s, they came into contact with a variety of forms of Buddhism not found in their native Burma. One of these ... Read more

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Radiant Emptiness: Three Seminal Works by the Golden Pandita Shakya Chokden

ISBN : 9780190933838

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¥15,246
Author: 
Yaroslav Komarovski
Pages
472 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
In Luminous Emptiness, Yaroslav Komarovski offers an annotated translation of three seminal works on the nature and relationship of the Yogacara and Madhyamaka schools of Buddhist thought, by Serdok P ... Read more

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Real Sadhus Sing to God: Gender, Asceticism, and Vernacular Religion in Rajasthan

ISBN : 9780199940035

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¥5,995
Author: 
Antoinette Elizabeth DeNapoli
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
166 x 236 mm
Pub date
May 2014
Drawing on ethnographic research spanning ten years, Antoinette Elizabeth DeNapoli offers a new perspective on the practice of asceticism in India today. Her work brings to light the little known and ... Read more

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