Publication Date: Detroit, Mich. : Charles Scribner’s Sons : Thomson Gale, 2006.
eBook. (Source: Gale virtual reference library)
A four-volume survey of the history, cultures, geography and religions of India from ancient times to the present day. Includes more than 600 entries, arranged alphabetically. For students and general readers.
Publication Date: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c1999.
1 streaming video file (29 min.) : sd., col., digital file. Fully 80 percent of India’s vast population follow the way of Hinduism, an ancient yet vibrant religion. This overview-filled with evocative images of India and its people, architecture, and sacred works-provides a stimulating glimpse of a spiritual way of life that is expansive yet tolerant, sublime yet practical, and supportive of individual expression. The history of Hinduism’s development and reformation; spiritual concepts such as karma, dharma, and God as both one and many; the numerous Hindu scriptures; and Hindu worship practices are explored in this intriguing educational resource.