Category: Hinduism

Sort

Showing 1-12 of 12

Image for Indian Miniatures: The Song Celestial or Bhagavad Gita

Indian Miniatures: The Song Celestial or Bhagavad Gita

By: Arnold, E. (translator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Editions Du Sud: 1968

Seller ID: 2195384

Condition: Good


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

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

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

Condition: Good


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

Image for Syamala Dandaka

Syamala Dandaka

By: Kalidasa, Sri

Price: $15.00

Publisher: R.S. Vadhyar & Sons: 1956

Seller ID: 1531538

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for An Indian Priestess: The Life of Chundra Lela

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

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India

Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India

By: Lelyveld, Joseph

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2011

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2272822

ISBN: 0307389952

Condition: Fine


Reprint. 2011 Trade Paperback. xv, 423 pp. A highly original, stirring book on Mahatma Gandhi that deepens our sense of his achievements and disappointments—his success in seizing India’s imagination and shaping its independence struggle as a mass movement, his recognition late in life that few of his followers paid more than lip service to his ambitious goals of social justice for the country’s minorities, outcasts, and rural poor. Pulitzer Prize–winner Joseph L... View more info

Image for The Ramayana

The Ramayana

By: Menen, Aubrey

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scribners: 1954

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2260363

ISBN: 1199544582

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for The Religion of the Hindus

The Religion of the Hindus

By: Morgan, Kenneth W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ronald Press: 1953

Seller ID: 2205181

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for The Authorized Sri Caitanya-Saraswanta Parampara

The Authorized Sri Caitanya-Saraswanta Parampara

By: Narasingha, Swami B.G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Gosai: 1999

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1995927

ISBN: 1886069050

Condition: Near Fine


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

Image for Raja-Vidya: The King of Knowledge

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

Condition: Good


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

A Sourcebook in Indian Philosophy

By: Radhakrishnan, Sarvepalli; Moore, Charles A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1989

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2278489

ISBN: 0691019584

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing. Wrappers rubbed. 1989 Trade Paperback. xxxi, 684 pp. Features significant works from the Vedic and Epic periods, the Heterodox and Orthodox systems, and contemporary Indian thought. CONTENTS: Preface; General Introduction; THE VEDIC PERIOD: The Vedas; The Upanishads; THE EPIC PERIOD: Introduction; The Bhagavad-Gita; The Mahabharata; The Laws of Manu; Kautilya's Artha-Sastra; THE HETERODOX SYSTEMS: Carvaka; Jainism; Buddhism; THE ORTHODOX SYSTEMS: Introducti... View more info

Image for Ramakrishna: Prophet of New India

Ramakrishna: Prophet of New India

By: Swami Nikhilananda; Huxley, Aldous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper: 1948

Seller ID: 2277923

Condition: Good


Lacks jacket, lightly rubbed. 1948 Hard Cover. A collection of writings from the influential guru Ramakrishna. View more info

Image for The Bhagavad Gita: The Gospel of the Lord Shri Krishna

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

ISBN: 0394723945

Condition: Very Good


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