Hinduism
epub |eng | 2003-01-24 | Author:Paramhansa Yogananda [Yogananda, Paramhansa]

CHAPTER: 31 An Interview with the Sacred Mother “REVEREND MOTHER, I was baptized in infancy by your prophet-husband. He was the guru of my parents and of my own guru ...
( Category: Hinduism October 13,2015 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-02 | Author:White, David Gordon

( Category: Hinduism February 3,2015 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-02 | Author:Davis, Richard H.

( Category: General February 3,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:David Gordon White

It is in the scriptures of Mahāyāna and tantric Buddhism, however, that rays become the prime media for the transmission of teachings and the transformative process of initiation and yoga.145 ...
( Category: Buddhism January 13,2015 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-27 | Author:Eck, Diana L. [Eck, Diana L.]

Devotees, come for the darshan of Minākshī in Madurai In the yearly round of spring festivals, the marriage of Shiva and Mīnākshī is celebrated every year during the month of ...
( Category: Hinduism July 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-08 | Author:Doniger, Wendy

The first part of this passage imagines Parvati creating women who then become Shiva’s sexual partners, the whole point of which requires that he remain absolutely male. But then the ...
( Category: Hinduism April 9,2014 )
mobi, azw3, epub |eng | 2009-03-24 | Author:Wendy Doniger

The ambivalent moral status of the sages in this version of the myth is evident from Vishnu’s statement: The sages are evil and doomed to hell, but the gods must ...
( Category: Hinduism March 25,2014 )
epub, mobi, azw3 |eng | 2011-04-11 | Author:John Keay [Keay, John]

Nevertheless the arrival at court of the son of Rana Amar Singh was proof enough of Mewar’s shame. Jahangir, content to have succeeded where Babur and Akbar had both failed, ...
( Category: Hinduism March 25,2014 )