Heathen, Hindoo, Hindu

    By Michael J. Altman

    Hardback £24.89

    Heathen, Hindoo, Hindu is a groundbreaking analysis of American representations of religion in India before the turn of the twentieth century. In their representations of India, American writers from a variety of backgrounds described "heathens," "Hindoos," and, eventually "Hindus." Before Americans wrote about "Hinduism," they wrote about "heathenism," "the religion...

    Dharma: The Hindu, Jain, Buddhist and Sikh Traditions of India

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    Dharma is central to all the major religious traditions which originated on the Indian subcontinent.

    Gandhi Against Caste

    By Nishikant Kolge

    Hardback £23.57

    The book seeks to examine Gandhi's understanding of the caste and varna, and his evolving strategies to abolish it. It divides the entire political career of Gandhi in India into five periods-1915 to 1920, 1920 to 1927, 1927 to 1932, 1932 to 1945, and 1945 to 1948-based on the themes...

    Tawny One

    By Matthew Clark

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    Bhagavad Gita

    By Ravi Ravindra

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    The Rise of Hindu Authoritarianism: Secular Claims, Communal Realities

    By Achin Vanaik

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    The definitive analysis of Hindu nationalism in contemporary India and the challenges for the radical Left

    Way of the Hermit

    By Mario I. Aguilar

    Paperback £16.90

    Spanning hermits' paths across multiple faiths and epochs, Catholic Benedictine hermit and divinity scholar Mario Aguilar explores the shared value of silence, contemplation and prayer in Christianity, Hinduism and Buddhism. This is an eye-opening book about spiritual independence and interfaith harmony for any reader, curious or devout.

    Cauliflower R

    By Nicola Barker

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    To the world he is Sri Ramakrishna - godly avatar, spiritual master, beloved guru. But to Hriday, his nephew and long-time caretaker, he is just Uncle - maddening, bewildering Uncle, prone to entering trances at the most inconvenient of times, who must be vigilantly safeguarded not only against jealous enemies...

    The Illustrated Mahabharata: The Definitive Guide to India\'s Greatest Epic

    By DK

    Hardback £13.85

    Take a fresh look at India's great epic with The Illustrated Mahabharata and rediscover the lost kingdoms, dynasties, and characters of the Mahabharata. Follow the tale as it unfolds through 18 parvas with stunning photographs, paintings, sculptures, and historical artefacts. Discover the principal characters of the Mahabharata and their family...

    Hinduism in India: The Early Period

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    A major contribution toward the ongoing debates on the nature and history of Hinduism in India

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