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Understanding Hinduism / by Susan Bradley ; content consultant, Abhishek Ghosh, Assistant Professor, Religious Studies and Liberal Studies, Grand Valley State University.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

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Understanding world religions and beliefs.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main J 294.54 BRA (Text) 840191002836599 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Available -
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville YANF 294.5 BRA (Text) 38301000043666 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -
Union City PL - Union City J200 UND (Text) 76685000026746 Children's Nonfiction Available -
Warren PL - Warren TW 294.5 BRA (Text) 33450000621357 Tween Non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532114250
  • ISBN: 1532114257
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 x 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Festival of colors -- Origins of Hinduism -- Evolution and colonialism -- One God, many, or none? -- Key concepts and customs -- Reforming Hinduism -- Personal devotion -- Festivals and holidays -- Challenges -- Hinduism present and future.
Summary, etc.:
"Understanding Hinduism covers the history of Hinduism and explores how the religion has evolved and expanded. Readers learn about spiritual leaders, how Hindus perceive the world, and how Hindus live in the modern world. This title also discusses the complex interactions between Hinduism and Indian politics. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards"
Target Audience Note:
1230L Lexile
Subject: Hinduism > Juvenile literature.
Hinduism > Doctrines.
Hinduism > Customs and practices.

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Understanding world religions and beliefs.

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