Meeting God: Elements of Hindu Devotion

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Yale University Press, Feb 8, 2002 - Photography - 271 pages
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This volume seeks to enable western readers to witness the devotional practices of the Hindu people. It features photographs documenting the spirituality of common men and women in India, accompanied by definitions, descriptions and stories of Hindu individuals at worship.
 

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Contents

Foreword
10
THREE
46
FOUR
92
FIVE
116
SEVEN
153
NINE
233
Notes
254
Glossary
263
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