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Indian Miniatures: The Song Celestial or Bhagavad Gita

By: Arnold, E. (translator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Editions Du Sud: 1968

Seller ID: 2195384


Binding repaired. 1968 Large Hardcover. The full text of the Bhagavad-Gita with artwork taken from traditional Indian miniature paintings. View more info

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Mahabharata

By: Buck, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: University of California: 1981

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2208212


1st printing. Lightly rubbed. 1981 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Few works in world literature have inspired so vast an audience, in nations with radically different languages and cultures, as the Ramayana and Mahabharata, two Sanskrit verse epics written some 2,000 years ago. In Ramayana (written by a poet known to us as Valmiki), William Buck has retold the story of Prince Rama-with all its nobility of spirit, courtly intrigue, heroic ... View more info

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Ramayana

By: Buck, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: University of California: 1981

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2208213


1st printing. Lightly rubbed. 1981 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Few works in world literature have inspired so vast an audience, in nations with radically different languages and cultures, as the Ramayana and Mahabharata, two Sanskrit verse epics written some 2,000 years ago. In Ramayana (written by a poet known to us as Valmiki), William Buck has retold the story of Prince Rama--with all its nobility of spirit, courtly intrigue, ... View more info

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Sanatana Dharma: An Elementary Text-Book of Hindu Religion and Ethics

By: Central Hindu College, Benares

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Board of Trustees, Central Hindu College, Benares: 1916

Seller ID: 1532782


Hinges weak, pages toned. 1916 Hard Cover. 275 pp. plus index. 1916 reprint. A brief but comprehensive overview of the Hindu religion, with some text in Sanskrit. View more info

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A Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History, and Literature (Trubner's Oriental Series)

By: Dowson, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Trubner & Co.: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200535


First edition. Professionally rebound with gilt titles and new end sheets. A few stray pencil marks to text, bookplate on front endpaper. 1879 Hard Cover. 411 pp. 8 x 5 1/2. A comprehensive dictionary of Hinduism. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: John Dowson M.R.A.S. (1820 -1882) was a British orientalist. A noted scholar of Hinduism he taught in India for much of his life. His book Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology remains one of the most comprehensive and authoritative works on... View more info

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Comparative and Critical Study of Mantrasastra (with Special Treatment of Jain Mantravada) Being the Introduction to Sri Bhairava Padmavati Kalpa

By: Jhavery, Mohanlal Bhagwandas; Abhyankar, K.V.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Sarabhai Manilal Nawab: 1944

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200539


Limited edition, signed by publisher & numbered (279 of 400 copies). Rear hinge repaired with black tape. 1944 Large Hardcover. 365 pp., plus text in Hindi & numerous illustrations. The Mantra Shastra is a known treatise on a large collection of mantras. It is a collection of various books written on the usage of Hindu mantras. The continuous chanting of mantras is called japa. Some of the major books which are used as reference for Mantra Shastra are Parasurama Kalpa S... View more info

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Syamala Dandaka

By: Kalidasa, Sri

Price: $15.00

Publisher: R.S. Vadhyar & Sons: 1956

Seller ID: 1531538


Light ink transfer from page to page. 1956 Stapled Binding. 16 pp. 7 1/8 x 5. Text in Devangari with English translation. Kalidasa was a renowned Classical Sanskrit writer, widely regarded as the greatest poet and dramatist in the Sanskrit language. His floruit cannot be dated with precision, but most likely falls within the Gupta period, probably in the 4th or 5th or 6th century. The place bestowed to the English poet Shakespeare is considered akin to that held by Kalid... View more info

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An Indian Priestess: The Life of Chundra Lela

By: Lee, Ada; Kinnaird, The Rt. Hon. Lord

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Morgan & Scott: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2269299


First edition. Spine faintly toned, a few light black marks on front board and bottom board edges. 1902 Hard Cover. 121 pp. A biography of the life of Chundra Lela. CONTENTS: Birth, Marriage, and Widowhood; The Temple of Jagannath; The Temple of Ramanath; Sorrow and Suffering by the Way; As a Fakir; Awful Deception of Hinduism Disclosed; Breaking Her Fetters; Money-Making and Preaching; Chundra Lela Baptizes Her Own Brother; Should Women Preach?; A Pilgrimage In Her Old ... View more info

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The Ramayana

By: Menen, Aubrey

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scribners: 1954

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2260363


Book club edition. Jacket lightly rubbed. 1954 Hard Cover. One of the classics epics of Vedic literature presented in a fresh English translation. View more info

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The Religion of the Hindus

By: Morgan, Kenneth W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ronald Press: 1953

Seller ID: 2205181


Lacks jacket, lightly rubbed. 1953 Hard Cover. A collection of scholarly essays on the religion of Hinduism. View more info

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The Authorized Sri Caitanya-Saraswanta Parampara

By: Narasingha, Swami B.G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Gosai: 1999

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1995927


Minimal wear to jacket edges.Near Fine. 1999 Hard Cover. Limited edition of 2000 copies. Writing of the beloved Swami on the proper interpretation of devotional practices. View more info

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Raja-Vidya: The King of Knowledge

By: Prabhupada, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1534170


1998 reprint. Two light corner creases. 1973 Small Softcover. 133 pp. In this little jewel of a book, based on the Bhagavad-gita, Srila Prabhupada explains that the king of knowledge is knowledge of God, his creation, and ourselves -- and the relationships between these. He explains that the way to attain this knowledge is through bhakti-yoga, devotional service to the Lord, beginning with the chanting of the maha-mantra, Hare Krsna, Hare Krsna, Krsna Krsna, Hare Hare/ H... View more info

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The Treasure Chest of Divine Kirtanas (Sri Kirtana Manjusa): Original Sanskrit Compositions of His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Raksaka Sridhara Deva Gosvami Maharaja

By: Srila Bhakti Raksaka Sridhara Deva Gosvami Maharaja

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Clarion Call Publishers: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2268729


First edition. One of 1000 copies. A few faint smudges on rear wrapper, light general wear to wrappers. 1986 Spiral-Bound Softcover. 103 pp. Text in Sanskrit and English. The contents of Kirtana Manjusa were written by His Divine Grace Bhakti Raksaka Sridhara Deva Gosvami Maharaja at different times during his life. ...they are the spiritual emotions of a self-realized soul in literary form. The spiritual gems found here, in verse form, are not something we can capture w... View more info

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The Upanishads: Breath of the Eternal

By: Swami Prabhavananda (translator)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Mentor: 1957

Seller ID: 2269978


Lightly rubbed, pages faintly toned. 1957 Mass Market Paperback. 128 pp. Important texts of early Hinduism. View more info

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The Bhagavad Gita: The Gospel of the Lord Shri Krishna

By: Swami, Shri Purohit

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2266340


First thus. Dual text in English and Sanskrit. Faint crease on rear wrapper, edges lightly rubbed. 1977 Large Softcover. viii, 174 pp. Dual text in English and Sanskrit. The Bhagavad Gita, illustrated with black-and-white photographs. View more info

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Autobiography of a Yogi

By: Yogananda, Paramahansa; Wentz, W.Y. Evans

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Self-Realization Fellowship: 1975

Seller ID: 2269072


Spine creased, small chip to top corner of front wrapper, ink note on front wrapper verso, last page bumped and creased, pages lightly toned. 1975 Mass Market Paperback. xii, 592 pp. Autobiography of a Yogi is at once a beautifully written account of an exceptional life and a profound introduction to the ancient science of Yoga and its time-honored tradition of meditation. Profoundly inspiring, it is at the same time vastly entertaining, warmly humorous and filled with e... View more info