Logo

A Short History of Religious and Philosophic Thought in India

Small book cover: A Short History of Religious and Philosophic Thought in India

A Short History of Religious and Philosophic Thought in India
by

Publisher: The Divine Life Society
Number of pages: 89

Description:
Among the publications of the Divine Life Society, the present book on the structure of Inner India is one of a special kind, for it offers to students of Indian Culture a taste of its quintessential essence and, to those who are eager to know what India is, a colourful outline of the picture of the heart of India. The survey of thought covered in this book ranges from the Vedas and the Upanishads to the Smritis, including the Epics, Puranas and the Bhagavadgita, as well as the religious modes of conduct and the philosophic tradition of the country.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Read online
(online html)

Similar books

Book cover: Orissa under the Bhauma KingsOrissa under the Bhauma Kings
by - Vishwamitra Press
This monograph discusses the problems connected with the Bhauma family. For easy comprehension of the subject the book gives the texts and translations of almost all the published Bhauma records and a large number of inscriptions.
(17665 views)
Book cover: The Loves of Krishna in Indian Painting and PoetryThe Loves of Krishna in Indian Painting and Poetry
by - Project Gutenberg
The purpose of this book is to throw some light on Indian painting by presenting the story of Krishna in the clearest possible terms, in the form in which it has actually reached Indian minds and has influenced belief and worship.
(19973 views)
Book cover: Kabir And The Kabir PanthKabir And The Kabir Panth
by - Hesperides Press
Of all the great Hindu reformers, Kabir have had the greatest influence among the uneducated classes of Northern and Central India. He was described as the Indian Luther. The number of those who are under the influence of Kabir is great.
(18722 views)
Book cover: The Bhagavad GitaThe Bhagavad Gita
by - Long Beach Publications
The Bhagavad Gita, the ancient gospel of Hinduism, has been given a contemporary translation by B. Srinivasa Murthy. This translation, direct from the Sanskrit, is vivid and easily understood, while remaining true to the spirit of the original text.
(10823 views)