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religions of India.

Barth, Auguste

religions of India.

by Barth, Auguste

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Published by Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office in Varanasi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      StatementAuthorized translation by J. Wood.
      SeriesThe Chowkhamba Sanskrit studies,, v. 25
      ContributionsWood, James, Rev., tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2001 .B33 1963
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 309 p.
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL275537M
      LC Control Numbersa 64000628
      OCLC/WorldCa1222049

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      India's Religion and Philosophy With the origins of Hinduism and Buddhism in India, religion is considered to be extremely important. Of the two religions, Hinduism is infinitely more popular, with an incredible 82 percent of the population practicing it.   Religions of India A compendium of book reviews on common texts in Hinduism, Jainism, and Sikhism. Hinduism is one of the oldest religions in the world, emerging out of a mix of Aryan and Dravidian animism in about the second millennium before Christ.

        Hinduism is the world’s oldest religion, according to many scholars, with roots and customs dating back more than 4, years. Today, with about million followers, Hinduism is . India is a land of diversities. This diversity is also visible in the spheres of religion. The major religions of India are Hinduism (majority religion), Islam (largest minority religion), Sikhism, Christianity, Buddhism, Jainism, Zoroastrianism, Judaism and the Bahá'í Faith.


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