Dancing With Siva
Hinduism's Contemporary Catechism
ISBN10: 0945497970 ISBN13: 9780945497974 Contributors: Subramuniyaswami, Sivaya Publisher: Himalayan Academy Pubns Published: Oct 1 1997 Pages: 968 Weight: 2.50lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.75" Depth: 2.00" Language: English
English-speaking Hindus, yoga enthusiasts, and anyone interested in spirituality will be overjoyed by this remarkable reference work of Hindu belief and thought -- the best English overview of Hinduism available today It is a complete course on Hinduism written by one who is deeply immersed in the tradition, and is being used as a supplementary text book in several college courses on Hinduism. In a systematic presentation of Hinduism, through posing and insightfully answering the central questions of the spiritual quest, the author imparts a deep understanding and true feeling for this ancient religion. A timeline of India's history, lexicon of terms, classical Rajput paintings, and original illustrations complete this uniquely comprehensive view of India's diverse vision of the Divine: meditative, devotional, philosophical, scriptural, and yogic.