Daddy, am I a Hindu?

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Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan , Bombay
Hinduism -- Educ
StatementEd. Viswanathan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL1108.2 V57 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 182 p., [6] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15163635M

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Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Ed Vishwanathan's book "Am I a Hindu" is a highly enlightening book written in a lucid and simple manner. For common people to understand. It encompasses the various aspects of Hinduism, including a multitude of scriptures and gods and goddesses, going back several centuries into the past/5(62).

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, - Hinduism - pages 0 Reviews Presents, in question and answer format, the thesis that Hinduism is a way of life, not a religion. It took me many years of research and study to complete this 'Why Am I a Hindu?' gives a fresh perspective, mostly with a twist in the tale in a breezy, conversational style that makes even weighty philosophical discussions easy to n of those who read the first few chapters' draft: "A must-read for those who wish to gain a deeper, clearer understanding of issues related to Sanatan Dharma.".

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The format of this book is a lot of bottom line questions that, unique to writers of Hinduism, are written in bottom line format (I am from NJ - I like authors who get to the point).

There is an entire chapter on Hinduism and Christianity/5(18). Why I Am A Hindu is as balanced a book on religion as one can hope to write in these tumultuous times. It is also a necessary reminder to all Hindus that plural is the way they were, and plural is what they should continue to I Am A Hindu is a robust defence of Hinduism /5().

Am I A Hindu. is a primer about the Hindu religion, published inby Ed Viswanathan. The book takes the form of dialog between a Hindu father and his American-born son. The son wants to understand his family's religious traditions and discover what is relevant for him t: Hinduism.

The book, Daddy, Am I a Hindu. () was published by a leader in the New Orleans Hindu community, writing as an immigrant father in response to a set of questions posed by an American-born child. And the Saiva Siddhanta Church, based in Hawaii and California, published Dancing with Siva, a self-described “contemporary catechism” for the Hindu tradition.

From the title anyone can tell the book is a criticism of the caste based Hindu society an Indeed social choices have maligned the true essence of human beings from time immemorial (which is by the way) but really there are no more devastating effects of it than the Hindu caste system/5.

Book Discussion on Why I Am a Hindu. The Discussion was moderated by Maya Mirchandani About the Book In the book Shashi Tharoor ranges far and wide in his study of Hinduism and delves into the.

Why I Am a Hindu is a book by Indian politician Shashi Tharoor. In the book, Tharoor writes about the history of Hinduism and its core tenets, as well as socio-cultural developments in India that relate to the religion, while elucidating his own religious : Shashi Tharoor.

Read "Why I Am a Hindu" by Shashi Tharoor available from Rakuten Kobo. Hinduism is one of the world's oldest and greatest religious traditions.

In captivating prose, Shashi Tharoor untangles /5. I've seen the book Am I A Hindu. on Amazon before but I didn't give it much attention.

After all, I know the answer to that question for myself. I am most definitely a Hindu.

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In his ideas yo, u sense the vulnerability of battlingFile Size: 1MB. I must not start by saying that there is no purpose of this review article. As this sentence very much kills the authorship. The popular propaganda that is unleashed with the release of the book WHY I AM A HINDU by the marvelous author, of which I.

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Ask a question and Get an assured response. This is another book in the question-and-answer format between father and son. Its title - Am I A Hindu. - was the vital question its author was chasing before finally deciding to write this primer inand publish it with his own money.

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For long time the. Shashi tharoor's why I am Hindu can be seen as response to savarkar's who is hindu. The book reaffirms the liberal view of Hinduism to the reader, which Tharoor embraces not out of constant anti-national label imposed but due to inherent supremacy of the religion/5().

About The Book Here at last is a lively, compelling and informative book on Hinduism.

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Tracing this belief system from its ancient riverbank origins to its present-day status as a major world religion, the book paints a comprehensive picture of Hinduism-its rituals, festivals and epic tales as well as its rigid caste system, its scriptures its relationship to Christianity and its significance.

Get this from a library. Am I a Hindu?. [Ed Viswanathan] -- Describes the history, beliefs, and practices of Hinduism, as well as such topics as women's role, epic tales, music, mathematics, science, and Hinduism and Christianity. On the other hand, in the contemporary global diaspora, streamlined presentations of Hinduism that target second-generation Hindus living in the US or Europe—such as Viswanathan’s widely circulated primer, Daddy, am I a Hindu?—owe much to the more liberal, inclusivist views of colonial reformers such as Vivekananda and Mohandas Gandhi.

A beautiful question and answer book on Hinduism. I am the author of this book and I wrote this book for my own needs. For long time I was looking for a book like this answering every conceivable question about Hinduism in simple questions and answers/5(16).

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