|Statement||edited by Ainslie T. Embree.|
|Series||Readings in oriental thought, The Modern library of the world"s best books.|
|LC Classifications||BL1145.5 .E5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 363 p.|
|Number of Pages||363|
|LC Control Number||66013011|
A scholarly, but easily readable, text on the Hindu traditions. Written primarily for the college classroom, but perfectly suitable for any interested reader. Perhaps, more detail than the casual reader expects, but the detail is not overwhelming. Well illustrated. The Hindu traditions are so vast and ancient, /5(7). The Hindu Tradition: Readings in Oriental Thought. This book, compiled from basic Hindu writings, is an exploration of the essential meaning of the Hindu tradition, the way of thinking & acting that has dominated life in India for the last years.4/5. About The Hindu Tradition. This book, compiled from basic Hindu writings, is an exploration of the essential meaning of the Hindu tradition, the way of thinking and acting that has dominated life in India for the last three thousand years. The Hindu Traditions: A Concise Introduction. Renowned lecturer Mark W. Muesse brings readers into an encounter with the world's oldest living religious tradition, known as Hinduism. Muesse's brief survey challenges the perception of Hinduism as one religious tradition, showing how wonderfully rich and diverse this ancient story truly is/5.
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A popular and critical success when it first appeared in France, Yoga and the Hindu Tradition has freed Yoga from the common misconceptions of the recent Yoga vogue. Jean Varenne, the distinguished French Orientalist, presents the theory of classical Yoga, in all its richness, as a method—a concrete way to reach the Absolute through spiritual exercises—which makes Cited by: Muesse's brief survey, challenges the perception of Hinduism as one religious tradition, showing how wonderfully rich and diverse this 5,year old story truly is. He traces the vast history and. "Women's Lives, Women's Rituals in the Hindu Tradition is an enticingly rich collection. The theme of women's ritual performance and its challenges to and conformity with domesticity set the stage for a range of observations and analyses.5/5(1). The Great Hindu Tradition book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.