ISBN 9788189766047,Understanding India Relevance of Hinduism

Understanding India Relevance of Hinduism



Vitasta Publishing

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9788189766047

ISBN-10 818976604X


Number of Pages 535 Pages
Language (English)


India and its unity despite diversity has been an enigme for most, particularly outsiders who try to understand it through the various models of society. Since Indias. importance has been growing due to its emergence as amajor economic power, theire is more and more curiosity to know about the complex society and the way the ancient civilisation shaped into a successful democracy without much disturbance. The issue comes donw to what makes india tick when the entire world is witnessing a renewed passion for fundamentalism, revenge and fight in the name of religion, some of whch often take the dangerous form of terrorism. About Author : Constitutional law and parliamentary affairs specialist and author of many well known works, Dr. Subhash C Kashyap had his professonal training at Allahabad, New Delhi, Washington DC, Dallas, London and geneva. Educated in Srinagar Delhi and geneva Prof. Abhaya Kashyap is an international business management and marketing consulstant, comptuer softward engineer and currently an advoate and honorary director of rashtriya Jagriti Sansthan, Contents : List of Contributors Preface Acknowledgements Part I: Introduction Part II: Hinduism and the Modern Wrold Part III: Understanding Hinduism Part IV: Democracy, Demography, National security and Strategic Issues Part V: Science, Technology and Development Part VI: Philosophy and Religion part VII: Hinduism and National Unity Part VIII: Law and Jurisprudence Part ix: bASIC tHEME Annexures References Glossary