Why i am a Hindu download free [PDF and Ebook] by Shashi Tharoor

Why i am a Hindu download free [PDF and Ebook] by Shashi Tharoor year 2018
  • Book name: Why i am a Hindu
  • Author: Shashi Tharoor
  • Release date: 2018/3/21
  • Publisher: SCRIBE PUBLICATIONS
  • Language: Not Available
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9781925713534
  • Rating: 9.12 of 10
  • Votes: 516
  • Review by: Dean Pate
  • Review rating: 7.09 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/21
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 36 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Opening with a frank and touching reflection on his personal beliefs, he lays out Hinduism's origins and its key philosophical concepts - including Vedanta, the Purusharthas, and Bhakti - before focusing on texts such as the Bhagadvagita. The 'Great Souls', or key individuals of Hinduism, from Adi Shankara to Vivekananda, are discussed, as are everyday Hindu beliefs and practices, from worship to pilgrimage to caste.Tharoor is unsparing in his criticism of extremism and unequivocal in his belief that what makes India a distinctive nation with a unique culture will be imperilled if Hindu 'fundamentalists', the proponents of 'Hindutva', or politicised Hinduism, seize the high ground. In his view, it is precisely because Hindus form the majority that India has survived as a plural, secular democracy.A book that will be read and debated now and in the future, Why I Am a Hindu, written in Tharoor's captivating prose, is a revelatory and original contribution to our understanding of religion in the modern era.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H38M40S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Philosophy Of Religion, Religion & Politics, Hindu Books, Memoirs
  • Available formats: PPT, TXT, PDF, WORD, PML, EPUB, RTF, DOC. Compressed in RZ, ZIP, LZ, AZW3, RAR, CBR, ISO
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 25.56 USD
  • Dimensions: 153x234mm
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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