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Hindu-Catholic Engagements in Goa: Religion, Colonialism and Modernity

By: Alexander Henn

Price: $14.65

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101756

ISBN: 8125055215

Condition: New

Hindu–Catholic Engagements in Goa offers a novel perspective on the Portuguese empire and Catholic hegemony in Asia that for almost half a millennium—from 1510 to 1961—had its capital in Goa. Based on fresh archival studies and extensive ethnography, it reveals the dramatic role of religion at the beginning of colonialism and modernity and provides insight into Goa’s intricate Hindu-Catholic syncretism today. Vasco Da Gama’s celebrated passage to India (1497–99) not only initiated a period of Christian expansion, in which Jesuit missionaries declared war to the alleged ‘idolatry... View more info

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Ritual and Mythological Sources of the Early Tamil Poetry

By: Alexander M. Dubianski

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Groningen, The Netherlands, Egbert Forsten: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016322

ISBN: 9069801108

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 250. View more info

Studies on Eastern Religions (Brahmanism & Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism)

By: Alfred S. Geden

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 035532

ISBN: 8170300665

Condition: New

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The Life of Ramanujacharya: The Exponent of the Visishtadvaita Philosophy

By: Alkondaville Govindacharya; Edited By Vanamamalai T.D. Muralidharan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, Archish Publications: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022793

Condition: Good

Printed Pages: 229. Slightly rubbed cover. View more info

The Taittiriya Upanisad with the Commentaries of Sri Sankaracarya and Sri Suresvaracarya

By: Alladi Mahadeva Sastry (Texts and Translation in English) with the introductory Essays By The Vedanta Doctrine of Sankaracharya

Price: $19.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, BHaratiya Kala Prakashan: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003662

ISBN: 8180900525

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 663. View more info

India and the Eastern Seas

By: Alok Tripathi (Ed.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New Delh, Agam Kala Prakashan:

Seller ID: 1201391

Condition: New

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Temples of the Kalachuri Period

By: Amarendra Kumar Singh

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101366

ISBN: 8177020544

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 134 with 90 illustrations. View more info

Dasaslokimahavidyasutra of Kularka Pandita with translation and elaborate exposition in Bengali (Bangala)

By: Amarnath Bhattacharya

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Maha Bodhi Book Agency/D.K. Printwold: 2014

Seller ID: 1202570

ISBN: 9789380336800

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 72 View more info

Hastamalaka (Bangala)

By: Amarnath Bhattacharya (Ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Maha Bodhi Book Agency/D.K. Printwold: 2017

Seller ID: 1202597

ISBN: 9789384721626

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 102 View more info

For God's Sake: An Adman on the Business of Religion

By: Ambi Parameswaran (Author) & Amish Tripathi (Frwd)

Price: $7.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Star Publications Pvt. Ltd:

Seller ID: 108305

ISBN: 0670087246

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 272. View more info

Dharm Darshan Ke Aayam (Dimensions of Philosophy of Religion), (in Hindi)

By: Ambica Dutt Sharma

Price: $32.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2014

Seller ID: 111339

ISBN: 8183152600

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 568. View more info

The Sacred India Book

By: Amit Pasricha; Bharati Motwani; Foreword By Aman Nath

Price: $215.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, The Shoestring Publisher: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036182

ISBN: 8190472038

Condition: New

Numerous colour photographs throughout. View more info

Christ in Multidimensional Context: An Integrated Presentation of Articles (Christian Heritage Rediscovered: 15)

By: Amit Thomas (Rev.)

Price: $13.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Christian World Imprints/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106400

ISBN: 9789351480372

Condition: New

The book makes an attempt to understand Christ from different perspectives in the contemporary world. It tries to survey, both traditional as well as contemporary understanding of the subject and their relevance in the present day situation. This book is an outcome of much discussions and enormous reading. It explores the problem of religious language in theology and historical understanding of Christ as well as His contemporary view and its relevance. It calls for the theology to begin from the context and bottom not necessarily always from the transcendental level.The Author has also showcas... View more info

Religious Belief and Practices (A Portrayal of the Integrative process)

By: Amitabha Sarkar and Samira Dasgupta

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031277

ISBN: 8173200947

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 128 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Three Essays on Sri Ramakrishna and his Times

By: Amiya Prosad Sen

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Shimla, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies: 2001

Seller ID: 901419

ISBN: 8185952876

Printed Pages: 158. View more info

Sri Sathya Sai Baba and The Golden Age: The Fourth Dimension that will Change the World

By: Amla Chaudhuri

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102489

ISBN: 8178222264

Condition: New

Pollution, corruption, lack of human values, greed, selfishness; natural disasters like earthquakes, storms, volcanic eruptions, extreme weather conditions and viral outbreaks are increasing daily. Visions of Doomsday in 1999 were glimmers of hope and comfort for many! Has Doomsday been postponed to 2012? Are we given a period of Grace to amend our unsustainable lifestyle? Is the Divine Energy of Love and Light amidst us in the form of Sri Sathya Sai Baba to bring us back to the path of Truth, Love, Righteousness, Peace and Non-violence, to usher in the "Golden Age of Peace, Love and Harmo... View more info

Aagam Avam Bibal Ki Dharma Neeti Ek Anusheelan (Hindi)

By: Amresh Muni Nirala

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corporation:

Seller ID: 1200959

ISBN: 8183151701

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 220 View more info

Asokalipi (Bangala)

By: Amulyachandra Sen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Maha Bodhi Book Agency/D.K. Printwold: 2016

Seller ID: 1202593

ISBN: 9789384721329

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 152 View more info

The Arya Dharma of Sakyamuni Gautama The Buddha

By: Anagarika Dharmapala

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Maha Bodhi Book Agency/D.K. Printwold: 1989

Seller ID: 1202599

ISBN: 9789384721831

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 231 View more info

Hinduism: A Religion for the Modern Age

By: Anand M. Saxena

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Konark Publication/D.K. Publishers Distributors: 2007

Seller ID: 117838

ISBN: 8122007236

Condition: New

Without belittling the monotheistic faiths, a clear exposition is given of the differences between the Hindu way of thinking in spiritual matters and that of the followers of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Attempts to modify the core of Hinduism to show that it is in essential agreement with the monotheistic faiths deprive it of its uniqueness and identity, and threatens its existence as a unique and vibrant tradition. Dharma and Karma form the determinants of action that guide Hindus in daily lives. The evolutionary nature of the decision-making process is based on dharma. Karma, contrary t... View more info

The Jaina Way of Life

By: Anang Pradyumna Kumar

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Megh Prakashan:

Seller ID: 111744

Condition: New

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Discerning the Spirits: Theological and Ethical Hermeneutics in Paul

By: Andre Munzinger

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018644

ISBN: 0521875943

Condition: Brand New

How did Paul determine ethical and theological truth? Were all believers expected to be able to 'discern the spirits' (1 Corinthians 12.10)? This study shows that discernment must be understood against the backdrop of an extensive hermeneutic, by which Paul inherently relates ethical and theological knowledge. Understanding the will of God requires noetic and existential transformation, in short, the 'renewal of the mind' (Romans 12.2). Munzinger argues that Paul implies a process of inspiration in which the Spirit sharpens the discerning functions of the mind because the believer is liberated... View more info

Dharma Patañjala: A Saiva Scripture from Ancient Java

By: Andrea Acri

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Groningen, The Netherlands, Egbert Forsten: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038559

ISBN: 9069800004

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 724. View more info

Dhammapada Annotated and Explained

By: Andrew Harvey

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Star Publications Pvt. Ltd:

Seller ID: 108286

ISBN: 9789381506721

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 202. View more info

Theological Viewpoints of Salvation and Mission: A Glocal Perspective Based on the Mizo Baptist Missionaries

By: Andrew Lalhmangaiha

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Christian World Imprints/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2018

Seller ID: 117914

ISBN: 9789351482505

Condition: New

Tracing the concept of `being saved' from the book of Acts to various missiological conversations on biblical salvation, this book investigates into a missiological soteriology, focusing on the question of who is saved and who is not. On the same topic, a case study was conducted among the Mizo Baptist Missionaries to find out their viewpoints on the Christian concept of salvation, especially in relation to the unevangelized. The findings have added rich local views on knowing who is saved and who is not. Seeing the importance of the relationship between missional theory and practice resulting... View more info

Early Sociology of Religion: Fundamental Readings

By: Andrew Lang

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cosmo Publications:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035792

ISBN: 8130706989

Condition: New

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Muslims: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices (Second Edition)

By: Andrew Rippin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, UK, Routledge: 2001

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 008928

ISBN: 0415217822

Condition: Fine

Printed Pages: 358. Slightly rubbed covers. View more info

Text and Context in the History, Literature and Religion of Orissa

By: Angelika Malinar, Johannes Beltz & Heiko Frese (Eds)

Price: $41.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200785

ISBN: 8173045666

Condition: New

Contents Introduction/Angelika Malinar Johannes Beltz and Heiko Frese. 1. Are cultures readable. Reconsidering some questions of method/Dietrich Harth. 2. The making of a local chronicle the Ranapur Rajavamsa Itihasa/Hermann Kulke. 3. Ranpur resolved spatial analysis of a town in Orissa based on a chronicle/Niels Gutschow. 4. Jaypur Parlakimedi Vizianaragaram the southern Gajapatis/Georg Berkemer. 5. Anecdotes of history reflections on contexts and (Hi) stories/Heiko Frese. 6. Devotion poetry and healing exploring Bhima Bhoi's Stuticintamani/Johannes Beltz. 7. Mantra recitation as a religious ... View more info

Religious Traditions at Vijayanagara as Revealed Through Its Monuments

By: Anila Verghese

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar in Association with American Institute of Indian Studies: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038094

ISBN: 81-7304-086-9

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 295. View more info

The Penguin Swami Chinmayananda Reader

By: Anita Raina Thapan (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin/Viking: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007760

ISBN: 0670058114

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 313. View more info

God in Politics

By: Anjana Banerjee

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Global Vision Publishing House: 2007

Seller ID: 110059

ISBN: 818220206X

Condition: New

In this book, author have consistently discussed and explained the influence of religion in political development from divine power to public power. It is no doubt that religion has given our society much of its character and coherence, permeating human behaviour in various ways either directly or indirectly. It is undeviable that the rise of modern political system was strongly influenced by the Jewish Christian religious heritage. Despite the great secularising process that has taken place during the last four centuries, belief in God has continued to play a relevant role in political ideas.... View more info

The Intimate Other: Love Divine in Indic Religions

By: Anna S. King and John Brockington (eds)

Price: $18.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031534

ISBN: 8125028013

Condition: New

The Intimate Other explores the theme of the devotional element in Indic Religions not only in Hinduism in which bhakti has become the dominant form, but also in Budhism, Jainism, Sikhism and Islam. The essays by scholars of international repute, show the strength of this devotion to the divine as a living and powerful source of value, aesthetic imagination, creativity and well-being . They also analyse the sometimes divergent interests of scholar and devotee, problematising devotion and exposing its historical development as complex, contested and 'political'. Of particular interest are the c... View more info

In the Company of Gods: Essays in Memory of Gunther-Dietz Sontheimer

By: Anne Feldhaus, Aditiya Malik & H. Bruckner (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2005

Seller ID: 101676

ISBN: 8173045917

Condition: New

When Gunther Sontheimer passed away at the early age of fifty-eight on 1June 1992, he had done a good thirty years of research and teaching on a variety of subjects including traditional Indian law and ethics, contemporary literature in Marathi, Hinduism and folk religion in Maharasthra. He guided a generation of students at the South Asia Institute of Heidelberg and a "Sontheimer School" had begun to take shape there.This volume contains twenty essays written by Indologists, anthropologists, historians, experts on Indian law, art historians, a filmmaker and a poet from all over the gl... View more info

Herrschergenealogie Und Religiöses Patronat: Die Inschriftenkultur Der Rastrakutas, Silaharas Und Yadavas (8. Bis 13. Jahrhundert)

By: Annette Schmiedchen

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Groningen, The Netherlands, Egbert Forsten: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038567

ISBN: 9004250719

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 562. View more info

The Early Years of Christianity: A Comprehensive History of the First Three Centuries of the Christian Church, 4 vols

By: Annie Harwood-Holmden

Price: $416.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Christian World Imprints/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2018

Seller ID: 117923

ISBN: 9789351482345

Condition: New

This monumental work was meant to erase doubts of ignorance which extensively prevailed then as to the nature and origin of Christianity. The present study releases the readers from the shallow scepticism created by other scholarly works in this genre. All the historical documents and titles that were never examined, have been employed scrupulously to retrace the history and covering all major turning points of primitive Christianity.The book presents a well-thought and organized history in 4 vols. Vol. 1 is about `The Apostolic Age'; inter-alia covering Period from Pentecost to the Council of... View more info

Demon Worship and Other Superstitious in Ceylon

By: Anon

Price: $2.75

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 036039

ISBN: 8120613325

Condition: New

Printed pages: 30. View more info

Forgiveness and Christian Ethics

By: Anthony Bash

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018640

ISBN: 0521878802

Condition: Brand New

What does it mean to forgive? The answer is widely assumed to be self-evident but critical analysis quickly reveals the complexities of the subject. Forgiveness has traditionally been the preserve of Christian theology, though in the last half century - and at an accelerating pace - psychologists, lawyers, politicians and moral philosophers have all been making an important contribution to questions about and our understanding of the subject. Anthony Bash offers a vigorous restatement of the Christian view of forgiveness in critical dialogue with those both within and without the Christian tra... View more info

One Minute Nonsense

By: Anthony De Mello, S.J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bangalore, India, Ramana Maharshi Centre for Learning: 2002

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 000851

ISBN: 8187886285

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 340. View more info

Dattatreya: The Immortal Guru, Yogin and Avatara (A Study of the Transformative and Inclusive Character of a Multi-Faceted Hindu Deity)

By: Antinio Rigopoulos

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101162

ISBN: 8170306736

Condition: New

This Book presents the multi-faceted Hindu deity Dattatreya from his puranic emergence up to modern times. Dattatreya's Brahmanical portrayal, as well as his even more archaic characterization as a Tantric antinomian figure, combines both Vaisnava and Saiva motifs. Over the course of time, Dattatreya has come to embody the roles of the immortal guru, yogin and avatara in a paradigmatic manner. From the sixteenth century Dattatreya's glorious characterization emerged as the incarnation of the trimurti of Brahma, Visnu, and Siva. Although Maharastra is the heartland of Dattatreya devotion, his p... View more info

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Tibetan Religious Art

By: Antoinette K. Gordon

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016048

ISBN: 8121507707

Condition: New

Art in Tibet is expression of the religion. It is regarded not as a work of art, but as a vehicle for expressing in a world of form the metaphysical concepts of religion. Most of the art in Tibetan religion or Lamaism is used for worship-the thangkas, images, votive tablets and ritual masks. There are many things such as metal works, jewelry, charm boxes, musical instruments and other objects which are used for lay purposes, but are decorated with religious symbols. The materials and techniques employed by the monks are described in the Tibetan religious books, the Kanjur, the translated comma... View more info

Sakti Worship in India and Iconography (with special Reference to Madhya Pradesh)

By: Anuradha Basu (Mitra)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Kolkata, India, R.N. Bhattacharya: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025844

ISBN: 8187661305

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 208 with numerous b/w illustrations and maps. View more info

The Crisis of Secularism in India

By: Anuradha Dingwaney Needham and Rajeshwari Sunder Rajan (eds.)

Price: $17.35

Publisher: Ranikhet, India, Permanent Black: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033349

ISBN: 8178242567

Condition: New

While secularism has been integral to India's democracy for more than fifty years, its uses and limits are being debated anew. Signs of a crisis in the relations between state, society, and religion include the viloence against Muslims in Gujarat and the precarious situation of India's minorities more generally; personal laws that vary by religious community; the affiliation of political parties with fundamentalist religious organizations; and the rallying of sections of the diasporic Hindu community behind nationalist Hinduism. A crisis of secularism undoubtedly exists, but whether the state... View more info

Jamal al-Din-al-Afghani: A Muslim Intellectual

By: Anwar Moazzam

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1984

Seller ID: 112096

ISBN: 8170221501

Condition: New

This work deals with the thought of a major Muslim intellectual of the 19th century?Jamal at-Din al Afghani (1838-1897), better known in the West as the author of Pan-Islamism. In the current debate on the phenomenon called Islamic resurgence, Afghani figures prominently as one who sowed the seeds of Islamic modernism and who, for the first time, made Asian peoples, particularly the Muslim West Asia, a ware of the threat of Western imperialism. Iqbal considered him the only modern intellectual who could reconstruct religious thought in Islam. Afghani?s extensive travels in almost all West Asia... View more info

Towards a Renewed Biblical Understanding of Health and Healing: A Prophetic Response

By: Ao, Atula

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Christian World Imprints/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2017

Seller ID: 117913

ISBN: 9789351482277

Condition: New

This book examines the different interpretations of the understanding of illness, health and healing by the Biblical (Old Testament) Prophets in order to address the issues related to these concepts in our contemporary context.The prophetic literatures of the pre-exilic, exilic and post-exilic times were corrective, subversive alternative to the pre-dominant idea that health and healing were something very physical. However, the prophetic understanding corrected the notion that health and healing is not just physical but it was also emotional, relational, spiritual, and ecological. Therefore, ... View more info

Vyakticaritra Ebong Naitikata (Bangala)

By: Aparajita Mukhopadhyay

Price: $16.60

Publisher: New Delhi, Maha Bodhi Book Agency/D.K. Printwold: 2015

Seller ID: 1202588

ISBN: 9789384721183

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 194 View more info

The Vaiseshika Aphorisms of Kanada

By: Archibald Edward Gough (Tr.)

Price: $25.40

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202084

ISBN: 9789381406311

Condition: New

About the Book The Vaiseshika system forms one of the most important among six orthodox schools of early Indian Philosophy. The founder of this school was Kanada or Uluka and the philosophy was termed as Vaiseshika because in it has been discussed visesha as a category of knowledge. The Vaiseshika-sutra of Kanada, the first systematic work propounding this philosophy, is divided into ten adhyayas or books, each book consisting of two ahnikas or lessons. The present English translation of the original Sanskrit text is being published along with the commentary on the text by Sankara Misra and J... View more info

The World's Living Religions

By: Archie J. Bahm

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Fremont, California, USA, Jain Publishing Company: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022802

ISBN: 0875730000

Condition: Fine

Printed Pages: 384. Slightly rubbed cover. View more info

Ashoka and Buddhism

By: Arimardan Singh

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 113146

ISBN: 9789383381869

Condition: New

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Islamic Investments: Issues and Country Experiences

By: Arindam Banerjee

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New Delhi, SBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 900340

ISBN: 8131420418

Printed Pages: 234. View more info

Bridging Souls: A Journey from Mahabharata to Bharata

By: Arindam Nath

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Peacock Books/Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 107167

ISBN: 8124802629

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 262. View more info