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Hindu gods and goddesses

A. G. Mitchell

Hindu gods and goddesses

by A. G. Mitchell

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gods, Hindu

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA.G. Mitchell.
    ContributionsVictoria and Albert Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1216 .M54 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 120 p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3113250M
    ISBN 10011290372X
    LC Control Number82221714

    Publisher: Smriti Books. ISBN: Category: Body, Mind & Spirit. Page: View: DOWNLOAD → Hindu Gods & Goddesses is an en make available basic information about the Hindu pantheon of gods in a simple and attractive manner. From the Jacket Buddhism introduced many Hindu Gods and Goddesses to the Japanese. The rulers were the first to be attracted to them. Historical records show that they earnestly believed in the miracles of these divinities promised in the sutras. Many miracle stories started appearing in popular literature as the divinities percolated down to the masses.

    Important Hindu Gods and Goddesses There are many Hindu gods and Goddesses- below is a brief outline of some of the major ones: The 3 supreme Gods are Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva Brahma Brahma is the Hindu god of creation. Statues of . Hindu gods have never looked so cute. Even wearing a belt of chopped arms doesn't look so intimidating. The Little Book of Hindu Deities is a lighthearted guide to some of the more popular Hindu gods and goddesses. The text and illustrations are clearly targeted at kids/5.

      Brahma is the first of a trio of major Hindu gods called the “trimurti,” which includes Brahma, the creator, Vishnu, the preserver, and Shiva, the destroyer. Of the three, Brahma’s probably the easiest to get a handle on, mostly because he’s the least written about. Vishnu and Shiva both have whole branches of Hinduism dedicated to them.   Buy Hindu Gods and Goddesses by s (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4).


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Edward Moor published The Hindu Pantheon inand this new volume draws upon his exposition of India's religious iconography to offer a spectacular array of images of Hindu deities.

Dramatic engravings and line drawings include scenes from the Ramayana and Mahabharata as well as temple images of Krishna, Vishnu, Siva, and other major gods and by: 8. In this book, entitled "Hindu Gods and Goddesses," author Swami Harshanada, a disciple of the Ramakrishna Order elaborates and interprets the significance of the Hindu Gods & Goddesses.

The apparent polytheistic nature of Hinduism and the unique style of deity worship are inherent in Indian traditions since Vedic by: 3. Hindu Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Hindu Myths, Hindu Gods, and Hindu Goddesses Paperback – April 8, Find all the books, read about the author, and more/5(30).

In this book, entitled Hindu Gods and Goddesses, author Swami Harshanada, a disciple of the Ramakrishna Order elaborates and interprets the significance of the Hindu Gods & Goddesses. The apparent polytheistic nature of Hinduism and the unique style of deity worship are inherent in Indian traditions since Vedic times.4/5.

Hindu Gods and Goddesses is a modest contribution to an understanding of the major groups of deities that feature in the Vedas, Epics and Puranas as well as in Hindu folk religion.

The The crowded pantheon of Hindusim, magnificently represented in art and dramatically described in the great classics of Hindu religious literature, is a /5. The book includes all the gods and goddesses I teach my students about (Brahma, Vishnu, Rama, Krishna, Shiva, Shiva Nataraja, Sarasvati, Lakshmi, Sita, Parvati, Durga, Kali, Ganga, Hanuman, and Ganesha) plus lots more, and also one-page summaries of the Mahabharata, the Bhagavad Gita, and the Ramayana/5().

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. The Book of Devi (Indian Gods and Goddesses) (Hardcover) by Bulbul Sharma Devi, Mother and Protector of the World, is one of the most loved figures of Hindu iconography.

Her essence encompasses the ferocity of Durga, the compassion of Lakhsmi, the erudition of Saraswati and the terrible thirst for battle of Kalika. Hindu Gods and Goddesses Stained Glass Coloring Book (Dover Stained Glass Coloring Book) Paperback – Febru Find all the books, read about the author, and more/5(11).

This short book describes ten Indian gods and goddesses with stories related to each. There were some words that weren’t explained and the stories were somewhat interesting. At $, the book is overpriced. I was hoping for a bit more depth.

Concise and well written, good for a beginner's introduction/5(18). Smriti Books, - Body, Mind & Spirit- 79 pages 0Reviews Hindu Gods & Goddesses is an en make available basic information about the Hindu pantheon of. Explore Captivating Hindu Myths of Hindu Gods and Goddesses The stories in Hindu myth stem from traditions within Hinduism, drawing on stories /5(21).

Hindu Gods & Goddesses is an en make available basic information about the Hindu pantheon of gods in a simple and attractive manner. Information about the origin of each deity, its various forms, relationship with other deities, and the important shrines is given in a condensed manner.4/5.

"This elegantly got up handy volume of a couple of hundred pages draws the reader into a fascinating labyrinth of symbols and mythology, philosophic speculation and spiritual insight.

Swami Harshananda presents here quite a comprehensive spectrum of. Understanding the assorted divinities or gods and goddesses of the Vedic or Hindu pantheon is not so difficult when it is presented simply and effectively. And that is what you will find in this book/5. This book covers Hindu mythology during the Vedic and Puranic periods.

Wilkins starts with the very earliest pantheon of the Vedas, such as Surya, the storm-god Maruts, Agni, Soma, Yama, and the dawn Goddess Ushas. From there he moves into. About The Book Meet Krishna the Cowherd Prince, Ganesh the Elephant-headed God, Hanuman the Monkey God and a host of other gods and goddesses.

With delightful illustrations in the Mithila folk-art style of Bihar, these marvellous mythological tales have been simplified and recounted here for the young child. It is a colourful introduction for children to the wonderful world of Hindu gods.

Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Encyclopaedia of Hindu Gods and Goddesses: Author: Suresh Chandra: Publisher: Sarup & Sons, ISBN:Length:Reviews: 5.

The Hindu religion has a vast mythology that is recorded comprehensively in scriptures. They list many gods and goddesses in their various manifestations. Each one has many interesting qualities and powers. SpiritualRay lists the important Gods and Goddesses in Hinduism, along with their powers.

About the Book Hindu mythology one of the very rich and popular treatises has always added glory to the Indian history and heritage. Many scholars and philosophers have come to India and spent a considerable amount of their time in studying Indian gods and goddesses and they took a deep dive in knowing their stories.

Well there are numerous stories associated with several gods & goddesses. Several of the Purana texts are named after major Hindu deities such as Vishnu, Shiva and Devi. Other texts and commentators such as Adi Shankara explain that Hindu deities live or rule over the cosmic body as well in the temple of human body.

They remark that the Sun deity is the eyes, the Vāyu the nose.ISBN '[.] many gods and goddesses (traditionally million!) [ ] Hinduism generally regards its million as deities as extensions of one ultimate reality, many names for one ocean, many "masks" for one God.' Brown, Joe David, ed.

(). India. Time-Life Books. Time, Inc. popular figure.Selected accounts from India's sacred literature form a complete and systematic overview of the many Hindu deities. These explorations cover gods from the Vedic and Puranic literature as well as lesser figures such as demons, sacred birds, and other lore.

Includes 85 beautiful black-and-white illustrations culled from traditional sources.