Hinduism has 36 ratings and 2 reviews. Douglas said: As a quick read, Klostermaier provides an acceptable introduction to Hinduism, including a brief sum. Klostermaier, Klaus K., –. A survey of Hinduism / Klaus K. Klostermaier. — 3rd ed. p. cm. Previously published: Albany: State University of New York Press, . Review. “Klostermaier has now made a great book even better.” — CHOICE. Praise for the Second Edition. “The first edition of this book appeared in and .

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Hannah rated it really liked it Sep 05, Handbook of Hindu Mythology. Hindu Metaphysics and Psychology: Klostermaier’s Survey of Hinduism is said to favour “Hindu voices” in its presentation and thereby offer views that have little currency in scholarship.

Open Preview See a Problem? A unique feature of the book is its treatment of Hinduism in a topical fashion, rather than by chronological description of the development of Hinduism or by summary of the literature.

Hinduism: A Beginner’s Guide

Orthodoxy and Heresy in Hinduism 3. Revelation and Scripture in Hinduism 4.


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A Survey of Hinduism

Many of his books have been peer reviewed in journals, some as textbooks on Hinduism. Rebecca rated it liked it Apr 16, Jan 01, Frank rated it liked it. Huzaifah Ali rated it really liked it Nov 26, Derek Bumgardner rated it really liked it Jul 25, Classical Music Geoff Ridden. The Hindu Social Order: The Heart of Hinduism 5.

He is the author of 53 works in seven languages listed at worldCat [9]. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Klaus Klostermaier

Uitgeverij Shaker Publishing, Description In this clear and accessible introduction to Hinduism, Klaus K. Covering contemporary issues such as the relationship between Hinduism and modern Western ideas, and imminent challenges the religion faces, Klostermaier’s sweeping exploration of this fascinating and long-lasting klostermaaier system is essential for students, followers, and interested listeners alike.


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