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A survey of Hinduism, Klaus K. Klostermaier

Label
A survey of Hinduism
Title
A survey of Hinduism
Statement of responsibility
Klaus K. Klostermaier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1933-
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Klostermaier, Klaus K.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hinduism
Label
A survey of Hinduism, Klaus K. Klostermaier
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0616/2006021542.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published: Albany : State University of New York Press, c1994. 2nd ed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 611-660) and index
Contents
  • Hinduism : sources and worldview. 1. The beginnings of Hinduism -- 2. Hindu Dharma : orthodoxy and heresy in Hinduism -- 3. The Veda : revelation and scripture in Hinduism -- 4. Itih*asa Pur*ana : the heart of Hinduism -- 5. The Bhagavadgīt*a -- 6. World of the Hindu -- 7. The many gods & the one god of Hinduism. Pt. 2. Trim*arga : the three Hindu paths to liberation. 8. The path of works : Karmam*arga -- 9. Purity & merit : the twin concerns of Karmam*arga -- 10. Sa*msk*aras: the Hindu sacraments -- 11. The path of knowledge : Jñ*anam*arga -- 12. *Atman and Brahman : self and all -- 13. Karma, Vidy*a, Mok*sa: liberation from rebirth -- 14. The path of loving devotion: Bhaktim*arga -- 15. Lord Vi*s*nu and his devotees -- 16. *Siva : the grace and the terror of God -- 17. Devī : the divine mother -- 18. Mudalvan, Murukan, M*al : the great gods of the Tamils
  • Strīdharma : the position of women in Hinduism
  • ch. 23.
  • Hindu structures of thought : the *Sa*ddar*sanas
  • ch. 24.
  • Hindu logic and physics : Ny*aya-Vai*se*sika
  • ch. 25.
  • Hindu metaphysics and psychology : S*a*mkhya-Yoga
  • ch. 26.
  • Hindu theology, old and new : Mīm*a*ms*a and Ved*anta
  • pt. 4.
  • Pt. 3. The structural supports of Hinduism
  • Hinduism encountering the "other"
  • ch. 27.
  • Hinduism and Buddhism
  • ch. 28.
  • Hinduism and Christianity in India
  • ch. 29.
  • Hindus and Muslims in India
  • ch. 30.
  • Hindu reforms and reformers
  • ch. 31.
  • ch. 19. The
  • Mah*atm*a Gandhi : a twentieth-century Karmayogi
  • ch. 32.
  • Hind*utva, Hindusim, Hindu dharma
  • pt. 5.
  • Miscellany
  • ch. 33.
  • India and the West
  • ch. 34.
  • Hinduism and science
  • ch. 35.
  • divine presence in space and time : M*urti, Tīrtha, K*ala
  • Hinduism and ecology
  • ch. 36.
  • Hindu measures of time
  • ch. 37.
  • Indian chronology
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • ch. 20. The
  • Hindu social order : Caturvar*n*a*sramadharma
  • ch. 21.
  • Sa*mny*asa : the highest Hindu aspiration
  • ch. 22.
Control code
ocm70251175
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 700 p.
Isbn
9780791470817
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006021542
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70251175
Label
A survey of Hinduism, Klaus K. Klostermaier
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0616/2006021542.html
Publication
Note
Previously published: Albany : State University of New York Press, c1994. 2nd ed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 611-660) and index
Contents
  • Hinduism : sources and worldview. 1. The beginnings of Hinduism -- 2. Hindu Dharma : orthodoxy and heresy in Hinduism -- 3. The Veda : revelation and scripture in Hinduism -- 4. Itih*asa Pur*ana : the heart of Hinduism -- 5. The Bhagavadgīt*a -- 6. World of the Hindu -- 7. The many gods & the one god of Hinduism. Pt. 2. Trim*arga : the three Hindu paths to liberation. 8. The path of works : Karmam*arga -- 9. Purity & merit : the twin concerns of Karmam*arga -- 10. Sa*msk*aras: the Hindu sacraments -- 11. The path of knowledge : Jñ*anam*arga -- 12. *Atman and Brahman : self and all -- 13. Karma, Vidy*a, Mok*sa: liberation from rebirth -- 14. The path of loving devotion: Bhaktim*arga -- 15. Lord Vi*s*nu and his devotees -- 16. *Siva : the grace and the terror of God -- 17. Devī : the divine mother -- 18. Mudalvan, Murukan, M*al : the great gods of the Tamils
  • Strīdharma : the position of women in Hinduism
  • ch. 23.
  • Hindu structures of thought : the *Sa*ddar*sanas
  • ch. 24.
  • Hindu logic and physics : Ny*aya-Vai*se*sika
  • ch. 25.
  • Hindu metaphysics and psychology : S*a*mkhya-Yoga
  • ch. 26.
  • Hindu theology, old and new : Mīm*a*ms*a and Ved*anta
  • pt. 4.
  • Pt. 3. The structural supports of Hinduism
  • Hinduism encountering the "other"
  • ch. 27.
  • Hinduism and Buddhism
  • ch. 28.
  • Hinduism and Christianity in India
  • ch. 29.
  • Hindus and Muslims in India
  • ch. 30.
  • Hindu reforms and reformers
  • ch. 31.
  • ch. 19. The
  • Mah*atm*a Gandhi : a twentieth-century Karmayogi
  • ch. 32.
  • Hind*utva, Hindusim, Hindu dharma
  • pt. 5.
  • Miscellany
  • ch. 33.
  • India and the West
  • ch. 34.
  • Hinduism and science
  • ch. 35.
  • divine presence in space and time : M*urti, Tīrtha, K*ala
  • Hinduism and ecology
  • ch. 36.
  • Hindu measures of time
  • ch. 37.
  • Indian chronology
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • ch. 20. The
  • Hindu social order : Caturvar*n*a*sramadharma
  • ch. 21.
  • Sa*mny*asa : the highest Hindu aspiration
  • ch. 22.
Control code
ocm70251175
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 700 p.
Isbn
9780791470817
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006021542
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70251175

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