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Author Bradley, Susan, 1956- author.

Title Understanding Hinduism / by Susan Bradley ; content consultant, Abhishek Ghosh.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]


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 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 294.5 BRA    Available
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Description 112 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 25 cm.
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Series Understanding world religions and beliefs
Understanding world religions and beliefs.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index.
Contents Festival of colors -- Origins of Hinduism -- Evolution and colonialism -- One god, many, or none? -- Key concepts and customs -- Reforming Hinduism -- Personal devotion -- Festivals and holidays -- Challenges -- Hinduism present and future.
Summary Understanding Hinduism covers the history of Hinduism and explores how the religion has evolved and expanded. Readers learn about spiritual leaders, how Hindus perceive the world, and how Hindus live in the modern world. This title also discusses the complex interactions between Hinduism and Indian politics. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index.
Subject Hinduism -- Doctrines -- Juvenile literature.
Hinduism -- Customs and practices -- Juvenile literature.
Religions -- Juvenile literature.
Faith -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Ghosh, Abhishek, consultant.
ISBN 1532114257 hardcover
9781532114250 hardcover
9781532154089 (ebk.)
1532154089 (ebk.)

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