Religion: Products

  • Religion in Practice book cover

    Religion in Practice

    1st Edition

    By Swami Prabhavananda

    This book, first published in 1968, is a collection of twenty-five lectures by Swami Prabhavananda, the outstanding scholar and translator of Hindu scriptures. They present a direct and pragmatic approach to spiritual life, and a clear guide to Hinduism.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Hinduism

  • Man in Search of Immortality: Testimonials from the Hindu Scriptures book cover

    Man in Search of Immortality

    Testimonials from the Hindu Scriptures, 1st Edition

    By Swami Nikhilananda

    This book, first published in 1968, comprises five articles on the immortality of the soul. According to Hindu tradition this immortality cannot be proved by the scientific method of reasoning – it is based upon scriptural evidence and on the direct experience of enlightened souls. These articles…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Hinduism

  • The Loves of Krishna: In Indian Painting and Poetry book cover

    The Loves of Krishna

    In Indian Painting and Poetry, 1st Edition

    By W.G. Archer

    This book, first published in 1957, was the first in English to provide a full and clear introduction to one of the most significant of Indian gods, and stresses his supreme role in Indian religion and art. The book relates the full Krishna story, explaining his role in Indian religion, and traces…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Hinduism

  • The Illustrated Dictionary of Hindu Iconography book cover

    The Illustrated Dictionary of Hindu Iconography

    1st Edition

    By Margaret Stutley

    Indian art, increasingly popular in the west, cannot be fully appreciated without some knowledge of the religious and philosophical background. This book, first published in 1985, covers all aspects of Hindu iconography, and explains that its roots lie far back in the style of prehistoric art. The…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Hinduism

  • Hindu World: An Encyclopedic Survey of Hinduism. In Two Volumes. Volume I A-L book cover

    Hindu World

    An Encyclopedic Survey of Hinduism. In Two Volumes. Volume I A-L, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Walker

    This work, first published in 1968, presents the fabulous world of Hinduism in its entirety in two volumes. It is the first general encyclopedia of Hinduism covering every major aspect of Hindu life and thought, embodying the results of modern scholarship yet not ignoring the traditional point of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Hinduism

  • Hindu World: An Encyclopedic Survey of Hinduism. In Two Volumes. Volume II M-Z book cover

    Hindu World

    An Encyclopedic Survey of Hinduism. In Two Volumes. Volume II M-Z, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Walker

    This work, first published in 1968, presents the fabulous world of Hinduism in its entirety in two volumes. It is the first general encyclopedia of Hinduism covering every major aspect of Hindu life and thought, embodying the results of modern scholarship yet not ignoring the traditional point of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Hinduism

  • Religion and Society in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southern Asia book cover

    Religion and Society in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southern Asia

    1st Edition

    By Carole Rakodi

    This book analyses how religion is entangled in people’s lives in Sub-Saharan Africa and southern Asia. It provides an introduction to the teachings, practices and values promoted by the main religious traditions in these regions and an overview of the evidence on what religion means to people in…

    Hardback – 2019-04-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Religions in Contemporary Africa: An Introduction book cover

    Religions in Contemporary Africa

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Laura S. Grillo, Adriaan van Klinken, Hassan J. Ndzovu

    Religions in Contemporary Africa is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the three main religious traditions on the African continent, African indigenous religions, Christianity and Islam. The book provides a historical overview of these important traditions and focuses on the roles they…

    Paperback – 2019-04-05
    Routledge

  • Social Science, Philosophy and Theology in Dialogue: A Relational Perspective book cover

    Social Science, Philosophy and Theology in Dialogue

    A Relational Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pierpaolo Donati, Antonio Malo, Giulio Maspero

    This volume explores the potential of employing a relational paradigm for the purposes of interdisciplinary exchange. Bringing together scholars from the social sciences, philosophy and theology, it seeks to bridge the gap between subject areas by focusing on real phenomena.Although these phenomena…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge

  • The Qur'an's Reformation of Judaism and Christianity: Return to the Origins book cover

    The Qur'an's Reformation of Judaism and Christianity

    Return to the Origins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Holger M. Zellentin

    This volume explores the relationship between the Qur’an and the Jewish and Christian traditions, considering aspects of continuity and reform. The chapters examine the Qur’an’s retelling of biblical narratives, as well as its reaction to a wide array of topics that mark Late Antique…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • Sport and Spirituality book cover

    Sport and Spirituality

    1st Edition

    Edited by R. Scott Kretchmar, John B. White

    This comprehensive volume explores the interface between sport and religion, or more broadly, sport and spirituality. While most of the contributions come from Western and Christian traditions, the volume raises broader questions about the kinds of impact that spirituality can and should have on…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Poetry, Practical Theology and Reflective Practice book cover

    Poetry, Practical Theology and Reflective Practice

    1st Edition

    By Mark Pryce

    This groundbreaking study offers an innovative critical analysis of poetry as a resource for reflective practice in the context of continuing professional development. In the contemporary drive in all professions for greater rigour in education, training, and development, little attention is paid…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01
    Routledge
    Explorations in Practical, Pastoral and Empirical Theology

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