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Hinduism: The Basics

Hinduism: The Basics (Paperback)

By Shukla-Bhatt, Neelima

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  • Pub Date
    3 Jan 21

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.
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ISBN 9780415716468
Released NZ 3 Jan 2021
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Paperback
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Series The Basics
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ISBN-13 9780415716468
Stock Release date is 3 January 2021
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint Routledge
Released 3 Jan 2021
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Shukla-Bhatt, Neelima
Series The Basics
Category Non-Christian Religions
Regional Geography
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Dewey Code 294.5
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
NBS Text Non-Christian Religions
ONIX Text College/higher education