-- From Abhang via Zodiac, those volumes include over 2,500 completely cross-referenced entries that basically outline phrases and ideas on the topic of the ideals, practices, and heritage of Hinduism.
-- whole with black-and-white images illustrating architectural, biographical, geographical, and mythological entries.
-- Charts and maps offer further information.
-- 16-category indexes direct the reader to similar terms.

Hinduism is a significantly very important global faith not just as a result of its mythology and philosophy but additionally as a result of its wealthy cultural traditions. even if via epic narratives of affection and conflict through Sanskrit poets, the drama and devotion of Hindu dancers, or the lessons of yoga masters, the unfold of Hinduism has enriched the lives of individuals through the world.

This inclusive, two-volume encyclopedia includes entries at the heritage, practices, and ideology of Hinduism, in addition to the artwork and structure, drugs, sects and social teams, and geographical facilities of the faith. it really is a necessary and hugely worthwhile source for each reference collection.

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