The Hindu Traditions : A Concise Introduction Paperback / softback
Renowned lecturer from The Teaching Company, Mark W.
Muesse brings readers into an encounter with the worlds oldest living religious tradition, known as Hinduism.
Muesses brief survey, challenges the perception of Hinduism as one religious tradition, showing how wonderfully rich and diverse this 5,000-year old story truly is.
He traces the vast history and practices of classic and diverse traditions, moving from the origins in the Indus Valley up through classic and contemporary periods.
Muesse exhibits a keen sense of the myriad spiritualities associated with Hinduism, demonstrating how the religious tradition is both monotheistic and polytheistic.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 208 pages
- Publisher: Fortress Press,U.S.
- Publication Date: 01/05/2011
- Category: Hinduism
- ISBN: 9780800697907