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  • Religious and Philosophical Traditions of Korea

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Cawley

    Religious and Philosophical Traditions of Korea addresses a wide range of traditions, serving as a guide to those interested in Buddhism, Confucianism, Shamanism, Christianity and many others. It brings readers along a journey from the past to the present, moving beyond the confines of the Korean…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Islamic Civilization in South Asia

    A History of Muslim Power and Presence in the Indian Subcontinent, 1st Edition

    By Burjor Avari

    Muslims have been present in South Asia for 14 centuries. Nearly 40% of the people of this vast land mass follow the religion of Islam, and Muslim contribution to the cultural heritage of the sub-continent has been extensive. This textbook provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students, as…

    Paperback – 2012-11-16
    Routledge

  • South Asian Religions

    Tradition and Today, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Pechilis, Selva J. Raj

    The religious landscape of South Asia is complex and fascinating. While existing literature tends to focus on the majority religions of Hinduism and Buddhism, much less attention is given to Jainism, Sikhism, Islam or Christianity.  While not nelecting the majority traditions, this …

    Paperback – 2012-11-12
    Routledge

  • Studying Buddhism in Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by John S. Harding

    This book introduces the rich realities of the Buddhist tradition and the academic approaches through which they are studied. Based on personal experiences of Buddhism on the ground, it provides a reflective context within which religious practices can be understood and appreciated. The engaging…

    Paperback – 2011-12-02
    Routledge
    Studying Religions in Practice

  • Religious Traditions in Modern South Asia

    1st Edition

    By Jacqueline Suthren Hirst, John Zavos

    This book offers a contemporary approach to the study of religion in modern South Asia. It explores the development of religious ideas and practices in the region, giving students a clear and critical understanding of social, political and historical context. Part One takes a fresh look at some…

    Paperback – 2011-10-03
    Routledge

  • Studying Hinduism in Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hillary P. Rodrigues

    Drawing on personal experiences of Hinduism on the ground, this book provides a reflective context within which religious practices can be understood and appreciated. It conveys the rich realities of the Hindu tradition and the academic approaches through which they are studied. The chapters cover…

    Paperback – 2011-06-14
    Routledge
    Studying Religions in Practice

  • Major World Religions

    From Their Origins To The Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lloyd Ridgeon

    This work seeks to answer questions about the great religious traditions in the contemporary age. It focuses upon those religions that continue to demand the attention of the Western world. Following an introduction on the philosophy of religion, attention is focused on Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism,…

    Paperback – 2003-03-13
    Routledge

  • The Religious Traditions of Asia

    Religion, History, and Culture, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Joseph Kitagawa

    This essential student textbook consists of seventeen sections, all written by leading scholars in their different fields. They cover all the religious traditions of Southwest Asia, Southeast Asia, Central Asia, Tibet, and East Asia. The major traditions that are described and discussed are (from…

    Paperback – 2002-07-25
    Routledge

  • The Meditative Way

    Readings in the Theory and Practice of Buddhist Meditation, 1st Edition

    By Roderick Bucknell, Chris Kang

    Buddhist meditation, while attracting less popular attention than some other meditative disciplines, has given rise to a particularly rich literature in recent years. Despite differences in style and terminology, these modern writings on Buddhist meditation serve much the same purposes as did the…

    Paperback – 1996-12-16
    Routledge

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