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A Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History and Literature

By: John Dowson

Price: $8.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000076

ISBN: 8121509424

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John Dowson's A Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History, and Literature is a handy reference-work prepared as an aid to the scholars and lay readers interested in these aspects of the past of India. It contains information on a vast array of subjects, concepts, personages, names, events, etc., which frequently occur in the ancient Indian literature and religious works. For the uninitiated, the Dictionary is a useful guide for understanding the obscure and the unknown subjects. The present Dictionary is not merely an alphabetical list of terms and subjects; it c... View more info

Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History and Literature

By: John Dowson

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 036012

ISBN: 812061786X

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Printed pages: 412. View more info

A Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion: Geography, History and Literature (Andhra University Philosophical Studies: 10)

By: John Dowson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2014

Seller ID: 100507

ISBN: 8124601089

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Professor Dowson's Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion is now offered not only in a fresh format, but in a fresh, state-of-the-art typeset as well. Incorporated here, in addition, are standard, meticulously worked-out diacritical marks -- as rather mechanical aids in comprehending the transliteration of Indic sounds, more specially of the Sanskrit alphabet, into English. In its alphabetically arranged articles of varying lengths, the Dictionary tries to encompass the vast Hindu pantheon, in all its complexity and symbolic/metaphorical representations. Covering, thus, a whole m... View more info

A Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History and Literature

By: John Dowson

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101166

ISBN: 817030878X

Condition: New


In this work an endeavour has been made to supply the long-felt want of A Hindu Classical Dictionary. The late Professor Wilson projected such a work, and forty years ago announced his intention of preparing one for the Oriental Translation Fund, but he never accomplished his design.Printed Pages: 432. View more info

The ABC of Hindu Culture

By: John Dowson

Price: $7.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lotus Press Publishers & Distributors: 2012

Seller ID: 106873

ISBN: 8183822908

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 328. View more info