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Living Banaras: Hindu Religion in Cultural Context

Bradley R. Hertel, Cynthia Ann Humes - Religion - 1993 - 320 pages
A collection of in-depth ethnographic accounts of the current cultural practices and living religious traditions in Bararas, holy city of India. Topics covered include male and ...
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Knowing Beyond Knowledge: Epistemologies of Religious Experience in ...

Thomas A. Forsthoefel - Philosophy - 2002 - 199 pages
This book builds on contemporary discussion of 'mysticism' and religious experience by examining the process and content of 'religious knowing' in classical and modern Advaita ...
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Transcendent in America: Hindu-Inspired Meditation Movements as New Religion

Lola Williamson - Religion - 2010 - 280 pages
Yoga, karma, meditation, guru—these terms, once obscure, are now a part of the American lexicon. Combining Hinduism with Western concepts and values, a new hybrid form of ...
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Homegrown Gurus: From Hinduism in America to American Hinduism

Ann Gleig, Lola Williamson - Religion - 2013 - 246 pages
Exploring homegrown movements and figures, proclaims “American Hinduism” as a distinct religious tradition. Today, a new stage in the development of Hinduism in America is ...
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Mad and Divine: Spirit and Psyche in the Modern World

Sudhir Kakar - Psychosynthesis - 2008 - 178 pages
Sudhir Kakar, India&Rsquo;S Foremost Psychoanalyst, Has For Long Tried To Infuse The Pre-Eminently Western Discipline Of Psychoanalysis With Ideas And Views From The East In ...
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