By Amrutur V. Srinivasan
The dominant religion of India, “Hinduism” refers to a wide variety of religious traditions and philosophies that have developed over thousands of years. Today, the United States is home to approximately one million Hindus.
If you’ve heard of this ancient religion and are looking for a reference that explains the intricacies of the customs, practices, and teachings of this ancient spiritual system, Hinduism For Dummies is for you!
- Provides a thorough introduction to this earliest and popular world belief system
- Information on the rites, rituals, deities, and teachings associated with the practice of Hinduism
- Explores the history and teachings of the Vedas, Brahmans, and Upanishads
- Offers insight into the modern daily practice of Hinduism around the world
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