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A Comparative Study of Religions

by Y. Masih

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Published by South Asia Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative religion,
  • Religions of Indic & Oriental origin

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9070076M
    ISBN 10812080743X
    ISBN 109788120807433

    The Numen Book Series publishes scholarly monographs and edited volumes on the historical, comparative, and cross-cultural study of religions throughout the world, from antiquity to the present. The series publishes both methodologically contextualized historical research and theoretical and methodological contributions to the study of religion. The Comparative Study of Religions World Religions: A Voyage of Discovery, Fourth Edition, considers one religion at a time, chapter by chapter. An alternative approach is to select central themes of inquiry and to investigate how the religions engage with each theme. This approach is known as comparative religion. Chapter 1 in theFile Size: KB.

    Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The aim of the study of religions is to understand the meanings of these expressions. Wach's work during the German period laid the philosophical foundations for this endeavor. He identified two fundamental components in an independent study of religions: historical study and systematics, in other words, a comparative study of general religious.

    A comparative study of Islam & other religions. [Sayyid Sulaimān Nadvī] based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.   Books and websites are devoted to the subject of comparative religions, many times with the goal of validating and presenting each as a respectable option for mankind’s spiritual needs. Education is always beneficial when it is pursued from a foundation of truth; however, if we study comparative religions with the goal of changing our.


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Mugambi. World Religions in Practice introduces the world's great religions through their customs, rituals and everyday practices. By focusing on this "lived experience" it goes beyond many traditional introductions to religious studies, providing an in-depth, comparative study and an appreciation of the broader context in which these religions should 5/5(7).

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The book aims at establishing harmony among religions and helping people towards the realization of 'God within Man'. Regarding 'Hinduism' the author thinks that if all these religions that accept the fourfold pillar of Karma Samsara Jnana Mukti may be called Hindu, then Jainism, Buddhism and Sikhism may also have to be called 'Hinduism' --K.

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Get this from a library. A Comparative study of religions. [Yakub Masih] -- Deals with the living religions of India and aims at establishing harmony between religions. A Comparative study of religions. [Yakub Masih] -- Deals with the living religions of India and aims at establishing harmony between religions.

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