Hinduism has 36 ratings and 2 reviews. Douglas said: As a quick read, Klostermaier provides an acceptable introduction to Hinduism, including a brief sum. Klostermaier, Klaus K., –. A survey of Hinduism / Klaus K. Klostermaier. — 3rd ed. p. cm. Previously published: Albany: State University of New York Press, . Review. “Klostermaier has now made a great book even better.” — CHOICE. Praise for the Second Edition. “The first edition of this book appeared in and .
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Jan 01, Frank rated it liked it. Jun 23, Douglas rated it liked it. A comprehensive survey of the Hindu tradition, the book deals with the history of Hinduism, the sacred writings of the Hindus, the Hindu worldview, and the specifics of the major branches of Hinduism—Vaisnavism, Saivism, hinxuism Saktism.
Vesna M rated it really liked it Jun 09, Mike rated it really liked it Aug 07, The book is a decent introduction to Hinduism, though Hindyism recommend anyone interested read most anything by Georg Feuerstein, and Advaita Vedanta: It also focuses on the geographical ties of Hinduism with the land of India, the social order created by Hinduism, and the various systems of Hindu thought. This third edition of the classic text updates the information contained in the earlier editions, and includes new chapters on the klostermaker of Klostermaker its history of relations with Buddhism, Christianity, and Islam; Hindu science; and Hindu measures of time.
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Hinduism University rated it it was amazing Oct 14, Medieval Philosophy Paul English. Klostermaier describes the development of Hinduism in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including present-day political Hinduism and the efforts to turn Hinduism into a modern world religion.
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Reuben rated it really liked it Jan 14, Philosophy of Mind Andrea Powell. An ordained Catholic priest, Klostermaier was a missionary and theology teacher for nine years in India in the s. Retrieved from ” https: Click on image to enlarge. Open Preview See a Problem? India and the West Hinduism and Ecology From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Preview — Hinduism by Klaus K.
Klostermaier offers a unique overview of a tradition that spans thousands of years. Rebecca rated it liked it Apr 16, No trivia or quizzes yet. Check out the top books of the year on our page Klosternaier Books of A festschrift in his honour was published in As a stage actress, she has starred in productions with all major Australian theatre companies, and has created three highly acclaimed one-woman shows which have toured Australia and overseas.
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Hindu Theology, Old and New: Covering contemporary issues such as the relationship between Hinduism and modern Western ideas, and imminent challenges the religion faces, this sweeping exploration of a fascinating and long-lasting belief system is essential reading for students, followers, and interested readers alike. Aurochz rated it really liked it Apr 14, Lord Visnu and His Devotees The Baha’i Faith Miranda Nation.
Available as a Google eBook for other eReaders and tablet devices. Uitgeverij Shaker Publishing, Frannie rated it really liked it Nov 16, Evanne rated it it was ok Aug 22, Klostermaier’s Survey of Hinduism is said to favour “Hindu voices” in its presentation and thereby offer views that have little currency in scholarship.
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