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Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend

by Anna L. Dallapiccola

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Customs & folklore,
  • Hinduism,
  • Reference works,
  • Arts In General (Multi-Subject),
  • Sociology,
  • Religion,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Hinduism - General,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7654268M
    ISBN 100500284024
    ISBN 109780500284025

    Hindu mythology shares the creative principles and human values found in mythology everywhere. However, the particular details vary and its diversity is immense, according to Doniger. The Hindu legends embed the Indian thought about the nature of existence, the human condition and its aspirations through an interwoven contrast of characters, the good against the evil, the honest against the. Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend - Anna L. Dallapiccola. Hinduism and Modernity (Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World) - David Smith. The Hindus: An Alternative History - Wendy Doniger. The True History and the Religion of India: A Concise Encyclopedia of Authentic Hinduism - .

    legend definition: 1. a very old story or set of stories from ancient times, or the stories, not always true, that. Learn more. The fundamental concepts of Hindu religion and philosophy have exhaustively been narrated in a clear manner. This is followed by selected passages from the main scriptures and philosophical books of the Hindu religion-the Vedas, Puranas, Upanisheads, brahma-sutras, Bhagavadgita, the Mahabharata and the Ramayana of Tulsidasa.

    Anna L. Dallapiccola is the author of Hindu Myths ( avg rating, 25 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend ( avg /5. DICTIONARY OF HINDU LORE AND LEGEND. - Ethnographic Art Books - Leiden.


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