The Elements of Hinduism
by Stephen Cross
Element Books, 1994, lightly illustrated with line drawings, paperback, ISBN 185230569X
Very Good Condition, grubby mark to page edge (side of book), creasing and chipping to covers, edge-wear, shelf-wear (see photographs)
'This comprehensive and easy-to-understand book uniquely unravels the complexities of this major world religion. Learn about the branches of Hinduism, the historical background, Hindu philosophy and mythology - as well as the relevance of Hinduism for the modern western world. It covers:
- The four essential aspects of Hinduism: Yoga Tradition, the Vedanta of Shankara, The Devotional and Tantric Movements.
- Sacred Hindu texts and epics such as the Vedas, the Upanishads and the Gita
- Hindu cosmology and mythology.'