Avatar and Incarnation: The Divine in Human Form in the World's Religions
This book offers a rich insight into the role played by the earthly manifestation of the divine, examining the implications for belief, devotion, faith and interfaith understanding.
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Avatars in the Great Epic
Krishna in the BhagavadGitA
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