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Hindu character

Dhirendra Narain

Hindu character

a few glimpses

by Dhirendra Narain

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Published by University of Bombay in Bombay .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hindus,
  • Civilization, Hindu

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublication: Sociology series - University of Bombay, no. 8
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS421 N37 1957
    The Physical Object
    Pagination238p.
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20180621M

    Pages in category "People in Hindu mythology" The following 76 pages are in this category, out of 76 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). The "Mahabharata" is the world's longest epic poem and one of Hinduism's most popular and important scriptures, along with the "Ramayan." The epic is a narrative of the Kurukshetra war but also contains much philosophical and devotional material. Contained within this massive epic are very important works, including the "Bhagavad Gita," the story of Damayanti, and a shortened version of the Author: Subhamoy Das.

    Creating books with Hindu characters The Jai Jais has become a valuable game-changer for educational establishments, especially when teaching Hindusim and Indian culture. I love to see children from different backgrounds being attracted to the characters and learning facts about the Hindu .   A symbol of beauty, fertility, and auspiciousness, Goddess Lakshmi remain an important Hindu mythological character. Reckoned to be the provider of wealth, she is said to be the daughter of Sage Bhrigu and consort of Lord Vishnu.

    The term Hinduism. The term Hinduism became familiar as a designator of religious ideas and practices distinctive to India with the publication of books such as Hinduism () by Sir Monier Monier-Williams, the notable Oxford scholar and author of an influential Sanskrit dictionary. Initially it was an outsiders’ term, building on centuries. Dear concerned, Whether Hindus are permitted to eat meat or not is an age old question. First let us understand from where this concept of Hindus being vegetarians came from and then I’ll discuss the holy books references. Hinduism is not a religi.


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