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Wandering with Sadhus
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Sondra L. Hausner
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Intimate portraits of the life of Hindu Sadhus.
Potency of the Common
Language: en
Pages: 441
Authors: Gert Melville
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-26 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The central question of the book is as follows: To what extent does the community present a challenge in the life of the individual? Well-known international Ph
Free As a Global Nomad
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Paivi Kannisto
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-23 - Publisher: Drifting Sands Press

Free as a Global Nomad: An Old Tradition with a Modern Twist How does it feel to be forever on the move? Who are global nomads? Why did they leave their former
Rapt in the Name
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Ramdas Lamb
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

An introduction to the Ram bhakti tradition and a fascinating account of its practice among a group of Central Indian Untouchables.
What Is Man?
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Madhava Ashish
Categories: Spiritual life
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Penguin Books India

The Story of Yoga
Language: en
Authors: Alistair Shearer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

How did an ancient Indian spiritual discipline turn into a $20+ billion-a-year mainstay of the global wellness industry? What happened along yoga's winding path
Sacred Sanskrit Words
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Leza Lowitz
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-01 - Publisher: Stone Bridge Press

A guide to the key spiritual concepts behind yoga and other branches of Eastern wisdom
Planning Democracy
Language: en
Authors: Nikhil Menon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Indian planning project was one of the postcolonial world's most ambitious experiments. Planning Democracy explores how India fused Soviet-inspired economic
A Brief History of Nakedness
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Philip Carr-Gomm
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-01 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

As one common story goes, Adam and Eve, the first man and woman, had no idea that there was any shame in their lack of clothes; they were perfectly confident in
Fasting: An Exceptional Human Experience
Language: en
Authors: Randi Fredricks, Ph.D.
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-20 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

Fasting An Exceptional Human Experience Since prehistory, fasting has been used in various ways as a means of transformation. As a spiritual practice, it is the