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By Karel Werner

ISBN-10: 0700710493

ISBN-13: 9780700710492

A multi-purpose reference paintings which may still turn into an crucial spouse for anyone who comes into contact with Hinduism. features a dictionary of Sanskrit and vernacular phrases; a thesaurus of phrases and ideas; and a survey of the old improvement of Hinduism.

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G. Max Müller, Tolstoy, Ruskin and Thoreau, and combined them with ideas from the BhG (which, incidentally, he first read in Sir Edwin Arnold’s translation). He was against the industrialization of India, canvassing for a return to simple rural life for the masses and for the renewal of home industries.

Dussehra see Daśahrā. dvaita duality. Dvaitādvaita see Bhedābheda. Dvaita Vedānta the school of thought based on the teachings of Madhva which is called dualistic, because it recognizes the eternal existence of the absolute dimension of the divine on the one hand and of the relative material sphere of existence on the other. It is a further development of the philosophy of Rāmānuja in total opposition to Advaita Vedānta. The school recognizes brahman as the Absolute and identifies it with the Supreme Lord, God .

Jesus, whose Sermon on the Mount he greatly admired. g. Max Müller, Tolstoy, Ruskin and Thoreau, and combined them with ideas from the BhG (which, incidentally, he first read in Sir Edwin Arnold’s translation). He was against the industrialization of India, canvassing for a return to simple rural life for the masses and for the renewal of home industries.

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