Dancing With Siva : Hinduism's Contemporary CatechismBook - 1993
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.
Publisher: India ; USA : Himalayan Academy, c1993
Edition: 4th ed
Characteristics: xxxv, 968 p. : ill. ; 22 cm