ISBN 9788189906689,Hindu Beliefs & Rituals

Hindu Beliefs & Rituals



Times Group Books - New Delhi

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9788189906689

ISBN-10 8189906682


Number of Pages 247 Pages
Language (English)

Religious groups

Ever wondered why the tulsi is an integral part of every Hindu household? Why is a simple stone worshipped as a deity by millions in India? What are the facts behind the beliefs and rituals that make up the spiritual aspect of our life? This book unearths all such questions. It gives logical explanations about traditions that have developed over centuries. Explains the essence of Hinduism, while giving an account of all major Hindu deities. It spells the benefits of tantras, mantras and yantras; also talks about the significance of spiritual and natural products. Through this book Dr Chawla aims to prove that traditions can never be irrational and we have to immortalize our traditions by linking them to practical, day-to-day existence. This book attempts to popularize Indian traditions both among the young generation as well as Indians living abroad.