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Author Organ, Troy Wilson.

Title Hinduism : its historical development.

Publication Info. Woodbury, N.Y. : Barron's Educational Series [1974]


Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  294.509 OR488    Check Shelf
Description iv, 425 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Barron's compact studies of world religions
Barron's compact studies of world religions.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 396-406.
Contents Problems in understanding Hinduism -- The Hindu motif -- The Indus valley civilization and the Aryans -- Vedism -- Brahminism -- The religion of the Upanishads -- Materialism, Jainism, Buddhism -- Bhagavata -- Shvetashvatara -- The Smriti tradition -- The early Asika Darshanas -- Vedanta -- Vaishnavism -- Shaivism and Shaktism -- Islam, Christianity, and the West -- Developments in Bhakti -- The nineteenth-century renaissance in Hinduism -- Hinduism and Indian nationalism.
Subject Hinduism -- History.
ISBN 0812005007
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