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Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Asia

Subjects:

  • Asia -- Religion

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-309) and index.

StatementTheodore M. Ludwig.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL1032 .L83 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6792415M
ISBN 100130293571
LC Control Number00057432

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The Sacred Paths of the East. This unique book allows readers to examine each of the world's major religions as a unique system of meaning, and at the same time, it lets them explore the inner nature of sacred experience by comparing basic themes and issues common to all religions and pertinent to their own personal lives. I. EXPLORING THE SACRED PATHS. 1. Perspectives on the Religious Path. 2. Beginnings of the Human Religious Adventure. II. RELIGIONS ARISING FROM INDIA. 3. Hindu Sacred Story and Historical Context. 4. Hindu Worlds of Meaning. 5. Hindu Ritual and the Good Life. 6. Buddhist Sacred Story and Historical Context. 7. Buddhist Worlds of Meaning. 8. I. EXPLORING THE SACRED PATHS. 1. Perspectives on Religious Experience. 2. Beginnings of the Human Religious Adventure. II. RELIGIONS ARISING FROM INDIA. 3. Hindu Sacred Story and Historical Context. 4. Hindu Worlds of Meaning. 5. Hindu Ritual and the Good Life. 6. Buddhist Sacred Story and Historical Context. 7. Buddhist Worlds of Meaning. 8.   The Sacred Books of the East is a monumental volume set of English translations of Asian religious writings, edited by Müller and published by the Oxford University Press between and It incorporates the essential sacred texts of Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Zoroastrianism, Jainism, and Islam.. Not to be confused with The Sacred Books and Early Literature of the East.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm: Responsibility: Theodore M. Ludwig. The Sacred Books of the East (SBE) series, comprising fifty volumes, was issued by the Oxford University Press between and It has translations of key sacred texts of Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Zoroastrianism, Jainism, and Islam. The series was edited by the famous linguist and scholar of comparative religion, Max Müller. Sacred Paths of the East. Plus easy-to-understand solutions written by experts for thousands of other textbooks. *You will get your 1st month of Bartleby for FREE when you bundle with these textbooks where solutions are available ($ if sold separately.)Book Edition: 3rd The Sacred Books of the East is a monumental volume set of English translations of Asian religious texts, edited by Max Müller and published by the Oxford University Press between and It incorporates the essential sacred texts of Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Zoroastrianism, Jainism, and Islam.