primer of Hinduism by J. N. Farquhar

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Published by H. Milford, Oxford University Press, Association Press in London, Calcutta .

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Statementby J.N. Farquhar.
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Pagination222 p. :
Number of Pages222
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Open LibraryOL17605569M
OCLC/WorldCa11585846

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Sarma, Scholar and educationist had his education in Madras Christian Collage from which he graduated in Subsequently he took his M.A.

degree in English languages and Literature in This book can be made a ready reckoner and quick reference book about the Hindu religion.

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The author was a well-known educator and also a learned exponent of Hindu religion and philosophy. Get this from a library. A primer of Hinduism. [J N Farquhar] OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 20 cm: Contents: Part I. Outline of the history of Hinduism --Chap. Prehistoric period --Table The Aryan family of languages --Chap.

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A Hindu Primer A code of Practices, Beliefs and Attitudes Common to all Hindu's. V is for Vedas, our oldest and holiest book, the word of God recorded inSanskrit verses. W is for wealth (artha), one of life's four goals, along with love, dharma and enlightenment.

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Let us start from the start. The word Hindu is perhaps of Persian or Arabic origin, developed about – years ago, primarily to signify the people living on the eastern side of the River Sindhu (The modern day.

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