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5 edition of The Pocket Idiot"s Guide to Hinduism found in the catalog.

The Pocket Idiot"s Guide to Hinduism

by Cybelle Shattuck

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Published by Alpha .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7269385M
ISBN 100028644824
ISBN 109780028644820

She is the author of three books: "Dharma in the Golden State: South Asian Religious Traditions in California" (Fithian Press, ); "Hinduism" (Prentice Hall, ); and "The Pocket Idiot’s Guide to Hinduism" (Alpha Books, ). Her most recent publication is an essay titled “Expressing the Sanctity of Nature” in "This Sacred Earth. This is a good overview of the history and philosophy; gods, people and places of Hinduism. Baring in mind that this covers over four thousand years of beliefs Johnsen doesn't do a bad job though sometimes her style did occasionally irritate me - but then what do you expect when you pick up an "Idiot's Guide"/5(6).

introduced to the various facets of the crystal that is Hinduism. The book, which was first published in , has now been rearranged in a more convenient form, with useful additions here and there, and is now released in its fifth edition. We do hope that all serious students of Hindu Religion and Philosophy will find the book useful and. Swaminarayan (IAST: Svāmīnārāyaṇa, 3 April – 1 June ), also known as Sahajanand Swami, was a yogi, and an ascetic whose life and teachings brought a revival of central Hindu practices of dharma, ahimsa and brahmacharya. He is believed by followers to be a manifestation of God.. Swaminarayan was born Ghanshyam Pande in Chhapaiya, Uttar Pradesh, India in

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Linda Johnsen is qualified as a participant, observer and guide to explain the world's oldest religion to a western audience.

Even knowledgeable students of Hinduism might learn something from this book because it covers and goes beyond Hindu theology to its personal s:   Unlike Islam or Christianity, Hinduism's origins cannot be traced to any one individual.

The earliest of the Hindu scriptures, the Rig Veda, was composed well before B.C., and the roots of the faith can be traced as far back as 10, word "Hinduism" is not to be found anywhere in the scriptures, and the term "Hindu" was introduced by foreigners referring to people living across.

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The Hindu religion originated in India thousands of years ago. To people raised in other faiths, Hinduism may seem very complex, but the core beliefs of Hinduism are actually quite simple to understand.

For example, Hindus believe there is only one Supreme Being, Brahman; they pursue knowledge of Truth and Reality; they strive for moral [ ].

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Hindu Sacred Books. The concept of Hinduism being a single monolithic religion is recent, dating back only to the 19th century. Many scholars liken Hinduism to a family of religions, with all affiliated members bearing a family resemblance.

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