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Consciousness, Gandhi and Yoga: An Interdisciplinary, East-West Odyssey of K. Ramakrishna Rao

By: B. Sambasiva Prasad (Ed.) & Sudhir Kakar (Frwd)

Price: $25.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100447

ISBN: 812460715X

Condition: New


Consciousnes, Gandhi and Yoga explores the cross-cultural and interdisciplinary Odyssey of K. Ramakrishna Rao spanning over a period of sixty years. Rao's journey is a voyage of discovery of hidden treasures of consciousness in both the East and the West; and this volume is an authoritative sourcebook detailing and discussing that voyage by scholars from around the world. We find here reflections on the extensive contributions of K.R. Rao which contain a rare, and in some ways unique, blend of theory and empirical research, leadership and scholarship, and classical and contemp-orary perspectiv... View more info

Kama Sutra: The Indian Treatise on Love and Living

By: Sandhya Mulchandani; Foreword By Sudhir Kakar

Price: $375.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024410

ISBN: 8174366636

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 320 with colour illustrations throughout. View more info

Mira and the Mahatma

By: Sudhir Kakar

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006046

ISBN: 067005805X

Condition: New


It is 1925 and India's struggle for independence is in disarray, impeded by factionalism among its leaders and rising incidents of communal disharmony across the country. Meanwhile, having withdrawn himself from active politics, the Mahatma is in the Sabarmati ashram in Gujarat, immersed in what he considers the most important undertaking of his life: the creation of an ideal community that is dedicated to the highest standards of self-discipline, tolerance and austerity. Into this world comes Madeline Slade, the daughter of a British admiral, who has set her heart on being Bapu's greatest dis... View more info

Mira and the Mahatma

By: Sudhir Kakar

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006770

ISBN: 067005805X

Condition: New


It is 1925 and India's struggle for independence is in disarray, impeded by factionalism among its leaders and rising incidents of communal disharmony across the country. Meanwhile, having withdrawn himself from active politics, the Mahatma is in the Sabarmati ashram in Gujarat, immersed in what he considers the most important undertaking of his life: the creation of an ideal community that is dedicated to the highest standards of self-discipline, tolerance and austerity. Into this world comes Madeline Slade, the daughter of a British admiral, who has set her heart on being Bapu's greatest dis... View more info

The Inner World: A Psychoanalytic Study of Childhood and Society in India (Fourth Edition)

By: Sudhir Kakar

Price: $5.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2012

Seller ID: 110237

ISBN: 0198077157

Condition: New


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Indian Love Stories

By: Sudhir Kakar (Ed.)

Price: $2.47

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lotus/Roli Books:

Seller ID: 108539

ISBN: 8174362797

Condition: New


An anthology of contemporary love stories that depicts how disgust can be as much part of erotic love as violence, physical and mental.Disgust can be as much part of erotic love as violence, although the evocation of disgust has rarely reached the extremes portrayed in the fiction of Marquis de Sade. In de Sade's stories, erotic unions are routinely preceded, accompanied or followed by the smearing and eating of faeces, drinking of or bathing in urine, the licking of spit and vomit, a revelling in bodily odours -all in the service of heightening the excitement of erotic union. Violence, too, p... View more info