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Mutinities and Rebellions in Chotanagpur (1831-1857)

By: Purushottam Kumar

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Publisher: Patna, India, Janaki Prakashan: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019519

ISBN: 81-85078-58-8

Condition: Very Good


Printed pages: 342. Small tears on the dust jacket. View more info

The Archaeology of Middle Ganga Plain: New Perspectives (Excavations at Agiabir)

By: Purushottam Singh and Ashok Kumar Singh

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla in Association with Aryan Books International, New Delhi: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002879

ISBN: 8173052670

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 109. View more info

Encyclopaedia of Aesthetics

By: Rana Purushottam Kumar Singh

Price: $78.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2009

Seller ID: 117629

ISBN: 8175331631

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Aesthetics is commonly known as the study of sensory or sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgments of sentiment and taste. More broadly, scholars in the field define aesthetics as "critical reflection on art, culture and nature". Aesthetics is a subdiscipline of axiology, a branch of philosophy, and is closely associated with the philosophy of art. Aesthetics studies new ways of seeing and of perceiving the world. Aesthetics includes many things together like art, music, poetry, literature etc., so it becomes very important and easy to understand these very facets of aestheti... View more info

Encyclopaedia of Monasticism

By: Rana Purushottam Kumar Singh

Price: $87.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2009

Seller ID: 117630

ISBN: 8175331623

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Monasticism is the religious practice in which one renounces wordly pursuits in order to fully devote one's life to spiritual work. This book traces the various aspects of monasticism, from the basic concept of monasticism to the practice of monasticism in different religions. The book starts with an introduction of monasticism, which includes the brief analysis of monasticism in various religions. The book has these following important chapters after introduction:Hinduism:rituals, practices and monastic ways, Becoming a monk and way of monasticism in Hinduism, Christian monasticism, Philosoph... View more info

Encyclopaedia of Mysticism

By: Rana Purushottam Kumar Singh

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2009

Seller ID: 117631

ISBN: 817533164X

Condition: New


Mysticism is used to refer the beliefs and practices which go beyond the liturgical and devotional forms of worships of mainstream faith. Mysticism may make use of canonical and non-canonical religious texts, and will generally interpret them hermeneutically, developing a philosophical perspective distinct from conventional religious interpretations. Many forms of mysticism in the modern world will adapt or adopt texts from entirely different faiths-Vivekananda in Vedanta for instance is noted for his assertions that all religions are one. As a rule, mysticisms are less concerned with religiou... View more info