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  • The Khecarividya of Adinathaby James Mallinson

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 54.95

    Describing one of the most important practices of hathayoga ( khecarimudra ), the Khecarividya of Adinatha is presented here to an English-speaking readership for the first time. The author, James Mallinson, draws on thirty Sanskrit works, as well as original fieldwork amongst yogins in India who use the practice, to demonstrate how earlier tantric... more...

  • Krishna's Songby Steven J. Rosen

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2007; US$ 50.00

    Rosen offers Westerners an easy-to-read introduction to a sacred text, the Bhagavad Gita, demystifying its considerable philosophy in a user-friendly way. more...

  • Wandering with Sadhusby Sondra L. Hausner

    Indiana University Press 2007; US$ 15.95

    In this moving ethnographic portrait of Hindu renouncers -- sadhus or ascetics -- in northern India and Nepal, Sondra L. Hausner considers a paradox that shapes their lives: while ostensibly defined by their solitary spiritual practice, the stripping away of social commitments, and their break with family... more...

  • Sri Satya Sai Bababy Masoud Kheirabadi

    Infobase Publishing 2005; US$ 30.00

    A spiritual leader now working in India, Sai Baba encourages individuals to lead whole lives by reaching for his ideals of love, peace, nonviolence, and right conduct. more...

  • Hinduismby James B. Robinson

    Infobase Publishing 2004; US$ 35.00

    Although the polytheistic religion of India has had a limited influence outside its native nation, it has none-the-less always been a subject of interest to both scholars and lay people alike. With its controversial caste system and its pantheon of unusual deities, Hinduism is very different from most faiths common in the West. more...

  • Hermeneutics and Hindu Thought: Toward a Fusion of Horizonsby Rita Sherma; Arvind Sharma

    Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 155.29

    The advent of Hindu Studies coincides with the emergence of modern hermeneutics. This book highlights the interpretive dimension of religion (Hinduism) and the religious dimension of interpretation (Western hermeneutics). more...

  • Studying Hinduismby Sushil Mittal; Gene Thursby

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 47.95

    This book is an indispensable resource for students and researchers wishing to develop a deeper understanding of one of the world's oldest and most multifaceted religious traditions. Sushil Mittal and Gene Thursby, leading scholars in the field, have brought together a rich variety of perspectives which reflect the current lively state of the field.... more...

  • Bhagavad Gitaby Edwin Arnold

    The Floating Press 2009; US$ 4.99 US$ 4.34

    The Bhagavad Gita , one of the most sacred and venerated Hindu texts, is a series of conversations between the Lord Krishna – the divine one – and the warrior prince Arjuna in the prelude to the Kurukshetra war. Consisting of seven hundred stanzas and dealing with parables, and analogies covering the Yogic and Vedantic philosophies, it... more...

  • Krishnaby Edwin F. Bryant

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 39.99

    In the West Krishna is primarily known as the speaker of the Bhagavad Gita. But it is the stories of Krishna's childhood and his later exploits that have provided some of the most important and widespread sources of religious narrative in the Hindu religious landscape. This volume brings together new translations of representative samples of Krishna... more...

  • Mother of Blissby Lisa Lassell Hallstrom

    Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 15.99

    This book examines the life of =Anandamay=i M=a, one of the most renowned Hindu holy women of modern times. Lisa Hallstrom paints a vivid portrait of this extraordinary woman, her ideas, and her continuing influence. In the process, the author sheds new light on important themes of Hindu religious life, including the centrality of the guru, the influence... more...