The Shape of Ancient Thought


  • Author: Thomas C. Mcevilley
  • Release Date : 2012-02-07
  • Genre: Art & Architecture
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Spanning thirty years of intensive research, this book proves what many scholars could not explain: that today’s Western world must be considered the product of both Greek and Indian thought—Western and Eastern philosophies.Thomas McEvilley explores how trade, imperialism, and migration currents allowed cultural philosophies to intermingle freely throughout India, Egypt, Greece, and the ancient Near East. This groundbreaking reference will stir relentless debate among philosophers, art historians, and students....

The Rig Veda and the History of India

The Rig Veda and the History of India


  • Author : David Frawley
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: India
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015051699653


The Rig Veda and the History of India Book Description :

The book attempts to clarify the historical aspects of the Rig Veda through examination of its kings,rishies and peoples.It makes many new points of literary interpretation not only of the Rig Veda but also of the other Vedas ,Brahamanas , Puranas ,Mahabharta and Ramayana ....

The Rig Vedic and Post Rig Vedic Polity  1500 BCE 500 BCE

The Rig Vedic and Post Rig Vedic Polity 1500 BCE 500 BCE


  • Author : R.U.S. Prasad
  • Publisher : Vernon Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781648890017


The Rig Vedic and Post Rig Vedic Polity 1500 BCE 500 BCE Book Description :

The book critically examines and assesses the literary evidence available through Vedic and allied literature portraying the nature of Vedic polity, the functionalities of its various institutions, and the various social and religious practices. The book is not a narrative but critically examines the nature of changes in a host of these areas that occurred at each stage of Vedic polity from early Vedic period to post Ṛig-Vedic period. It outlines in historical perspective the various stages involved in the development of Vedic polity and Vedic canon and how the two processes have gone along together. It contains extensive discussions on political system and institutions, religious and social practices as they obtained during the Rig-Vedic and post ...

The Atharvaveda

The Atharvaveda


  • Author : Maurice Bloomfield
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1899
  • Genre: Brahmanas
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105012032590


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History of Hinduism

History of Hinduism


  • Author : Domenic Marbaniang
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2015-06-05
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781329138964


History of Hinduism Book Description :

This book gives latest research updates on ancient Hinduism. It surveys the Pre-vedic religion of ancient India as found in the Indus Valley or Harappan civilization, then takes a dip into the world of Vedas to discover the religion of that age. The book uncovers astounding facts about ancient Hinduism. Some readers have complained that INR 50 was deducted on the free book. Google: "The INR 50 is a one-time authorization amount that is charged to customers who are purchasing something from the Play Store for the first time. This amount is refunded to the customer's bank account within 7-14 days. From the second purchase onward, they'll not be charged if they purchase a free book/app etc."...

The Rig Veda

The Rig Veda


  • Author : Ralph T. H. Griffith, Translator
  • Publisher : Library of Alexandria
  • Release Date :
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781465579492


The Rig Veda Book Description :

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Gods  Sags and Kings

Gods Sags and Kings


  • Author : David, Frawley
  • Publisher : Lotus Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-14
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781608690473


Gods Sags and Kings Book Description :

"Gods, Sages and Kings presents a remarkable accumulation of evidence pointing to the existence of a common spiritual culture in the ancient world from which present civilization may be more of a decline than an advance. The book is based upon new interpretation of the ancient Vedic teachings of India, and brings out many new insights from this unique source often neglected and misinterpreted in the West. In addition, it dicussses recent archaeological discoveries in India whose implications are now only beginning to emerge."--Publisher....

The Religion of the Veda

The Religion of the Veda


  • Author : Maurice Bloomfield
  • Publisher : Franklin Classics
  • Release Date : 2018-10-07
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0341792705


The Religion of the Veda Book Description :

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. We appreciate your support of the preservat...

A Social History of India
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A Social History of India


  • Author : S. N. Sadasivan
  • Publisher : APH Publishing
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: India
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 817648170X


A Social History of India Book Description :

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The Rigveda

The Rigveda


  • Author : Shrikant G. Talageri
  • Publisher : Aditya Prakashan, Publishers & Booksellers
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Vedas
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UVA:X030040161


The Rigveda Book Description :

In the present volume,the author has confirmed emphatically that India was also the original homeland not only of the Indo-Aryans but also of the Indo-Iranians and the Indo-Europeans....