The Sacred Thread: Hinduism in Its Continuity and Diversity

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Edinburgh University Press, 1996 - Religion - 222 pages
Hinduism is not just one particular approach to life. In this best-selling textbook John Brockington shows how Hinduism encompasses new dilemmas in traditional language and accommodates fresh insights to established viewpoints.

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Contents

BHAKTI IN THE NORTH Bhakti poetry
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of the Rgveda and Atharvaveda Brāhmanas and Sūtras
29
THEISTIC TRENDS Theistic Upanisads
51
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About the author (1996)


John Brockington is Reader in the Department of Sanskrit at the University of Edinburgh

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