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Hinduism : The Basics - (Basics) by Neelima Shukla-bhatt (Paperback)

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Hinduism: The Basics introduces the rich diversity of the complex of Hindu traditions by exploring key elements such as: religious practices such as pilgrimage, meditation and life cycle rituals; the organisation of Hindu society into castes and related social justice issues; the spread of Hinduism around the world, the rise of Hindu nationalism and other challenges of modernity; sacred texts in both Sanskrit and in vernacular languages of South Asia; and Hindu worldviews including karma, reincarnation and ethics. Featuring a glossary, maps, timeline and list of key deities, this is an ideal introduction to the Hindu tradition for undergraduates and others new to the study of Hinduism.

Number of Pages: 224
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Series Title: Basics
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Neelima Shukla-bhatt
Language: English
Street Date: June 10, 2019
TCIN: 52482867
UPC: 9780415716468
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-0602
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