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Published by Pearson Education in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Asia

Subjects:

  • Asia -- Religion

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementTheodore M. Ludwig.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL1033 .L83 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3310435M
ISBN 100131539051
LC Control Number2004060106
OCLC/WorldCa57251230

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Sacred Paths of the East, The, 3rd Edition. Table of Contents. I. EXPLORING THE SACRED PATHS. 1. Perspectives on the Religious Path. Synopsis. About this title. This book combines study of the dynamic historical development of each religious tradition with a comparative thematic structure. In this way, the book helps readers to explore each of the major religions as a unique and integral system of meaning and life. At the same time, readers are encouraged to discover and explore the nature of religious experience by comparing 4/5(26). 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. It begins with a discussion of the basic human questions and concerns relating to religion—e.g. 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.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Pt. 1. Exploring the sacred paths Perspectives on the religious path Beginnings of the human religious adventure --pt. ons arising from India Hindu sacred story and historical context Hindu worlds of meaning Hindu ritual and the good life. Friedrich Max Müller and the Sacred Books of the East by Arie L. Molendijk and Publisher OUP Oxford. Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN: , The print version of this textbook is ISBN: , Sacred Paths of the West has been added to your Cart Add to Cart. Buy Now More Buying Choices 8 new from $ 17 used from $ 1 Rentals from $ East Dane Designer Men's Fashion: Fabric Sewing, Quilting & Knitting: Goodreads Book reviews Reviews: Buy a cheap copy of Sacred Paths of the East, The (3rd book by Theodore M. Ludwig. This book combines study of the dynamic historical development of each religious tradition with a comparative thematic structure. In this way, the book helps Free shipping over $Cited by: 1.

Summary The Sacred Paths of the East - chapter 1. Linked to the book The Sacred Paths of the East (ISBN ). Chapter 1. University. University of Waterloo. Course. Religions of the East (Rs ) Academic year. / Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Sacred Paths of the East by Theodore M. Ludwig (, Perfect, Revised edition) at the best online prices at .   The sacred paths of the East by Theodore M. Ludwig, , Macmillan Pub., Maxwell Macmillan Canada edition, in English. 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.. All of the books are in the public domain in the United States, and most.