Mumbai, India, Vakils, Feffer and Simons Ltd: 2002
Edition: Twelfth Edition
Seller ID: 000629
Hinduism is the oldest living religion in the world and is unique in its tolerance of other religions. It offers different spiritual paths to persons of different aptitudes, and places emphasis on individual spiritual experience. Yet, in view of its free thinking and lack of compulsion, educated Hindus of today and Hindus living abroad know very little of their religion. There is, therefore, a great need for a simple but comprehensive book on the subject. Likewise, tourists visiting India are often in search of a concise book which will help them understand the Hindu religion and guide them on... View More...
Mumbai, India, Vakils, Feffer and Simons Ltd:
Seller ID: 002452
Ganesha is today the most popular and loved of the gods of the Hindu pantheon. Nothing auspicious takes place without invoking his name. Was this always so? If not, how did he rise into prominence? These and so many more questions about this god with the elephant's head and unusual form have exercised the minds of those interested in Hindu religion and philosophy. In this book, "GANESHA - The Auspicious .. The Beginning", Shakunthala Jagannathan and Dr. Nanditha Krishna, mother and daughter, have brought out the relevance and importance of Ganesha from ancient times to the present day.... View More...