6 edition of Eastern religions. found in the catalog.
Introduces the history, philosophies, and rituals of such Eastern religions as Hinduism, Buddhism, Shintoism, Confucianism, and Taoism.
Bibliography: p. 201-204.
|Statement||Illustrated with photos.|
|LC Classifications||BL92 .S43|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||213|
|LC Control Number||73010206|
Though strictly nonreligious, the book explores many of the core inquiries which religions have historically tried to address -- the problems of life and love, death and sorrow, the universe and our place in it, what it means to have an 'I' at the center of our experience, and what the meaning of existence might be.". EASTERN RELIGIONS is unorthodox in that it has the glossy pages and color photos typically found in a large-format textbook, but instead is in a 5" X " handbook format. It is pages long, but with plenty of great photos, including reproductions of artwork, the actual text is /5(3).
While religion is hard to define, one standard model of religion, used in religious studies courses, who defined it as a [ ] system of symbols which acts to establish powerful, pervasive, and long-lasting moods and motivations in men by formulating conceptions of a general order of existence and clothing these conceptions with such an aura of factuality that the moods and motivations seem. Vegetarianism is strongly linked with a number of Dharmic traditions (religions) that originated in ancient India, (Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism).In Jainism, vegetarianism is mandatory for everyone; in Hinduism and Mahayana Buddhism, it is promoted by scriptures and religious authorities but is not mandatory. Comparatively, in the Abrahamic religions (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam), the.
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Also included are extracts from or summaries of historical texts, with author commentaries that explain the significance of each piece and place in its full context. Authoritative and accessible, Eastern Religions provides a gateway for all those in the West who wish to move one step closer to the Eastern religions.
book of the East/5(16). Books shelved as eastern-religions: Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse, Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu, The Analects by Confucius, The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff, an. Eastern Religions with General Editor Michael D. Coogan is a basic guide to the salient points of Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, and Shinto.
It is a very informative book with lovely pictures that display people in worship and various places connected to the religion in question/5.
Each religion presented in the book derives from a different country of the East. Hinduism and Buddhism come from India; Confucianism and Taoism from The scope of this book is large and complex. Seeger encompasses the different histories and traditions of five of the most popular and long living religions of the East, which include: Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, and Shintoism/5.
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Eastern Religions. Choose from great eBooks from Rakuten Kobo’s extensive catalogue. Get personalized recommendations and see other readers’ reviews. Read more with Rakuten Kobo. Eva Neumair-Dargyay is Professor and Acting Chair of Comparative Studies in Literature, Film and Religion at the University of Alberta.
She has published four single-authored books and one co-authored one on various subjects of Tibetan religion and culture. Ronald Neufeldt is a professor of Eastern religions at the University of Calgary, Alberta. 1. Christianity ( billion followers) - The Holy Bible (Old Testament and New Testament) 2.
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In his book, Michael Judge answers these questions by identifying the religious, historical, mythical, and astronomical influences on the Western calendar.
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It is an extraordinary feat that these small communities of the ancient lands of the Middle East have survived persecution while clinging tenaciously to their old faiths despite centuries of trials and ponders the mixed roots and the syncretism that pervades most middle eastern religions including the three major faiths which came to dominate the rest as the result of historical /5().