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Sakala Dhevatha Stothra Mala
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: Tamil. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Consolidated Sthothrams, Asthotrams of Devathas in Hinduism.
The Path Of Kriyas Practice
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The The Path of Kriyas Practice is a great compilation of different Tantra Yoga Kriyas practiced in the world’s earliest spiritual traditions for many centuries. The Kriya have also proven effective in relaxing one’s mind and releasing one’s burden, when properly followed and applied in life. Such meditations have also been designed to unveil your spiritual power and unfold your inner peace.
Hindu Gods and Goddesses Dishonoured
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Price: Free! Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
This book is a humble attempt to create awareness among the people, particularly the Hindus, about the injustice done to the Hindu deities and to bring changes in the prevailing situations. This book highlights different areas where the Hindu deities suffer the most and it proposes some suggestions to check the undesirable treatment done to the revered deities.
A Visit To Haridwar (A Photo Book)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Haridwar is ancient pilgrimage city sited in Uttarakhand is one of the 7th holiest places in the country. The world famous Kumbh Mela that takes place once in 12 years has put Haridwar on the world chart! Over ten million people visit this holy place then, all looking to cleanse their souls and attain salvation.
பல்நோக்குப் பார்வையில் முருகத் தத்துவம் II ( Proceedings of The International Conference on Murugabhakthi 2014 )
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Price: Free! Words: 128,710. Language: Tamil. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
சுவிற்சர்லாந்தில் 2014 இல் நடைபெற்ற இரண்டாவது அனைத்துல முருகபக்தி மாநாட்டில் படிக்கப் பெறுவதற்காக முருக பக்தர்களாலும், ஆய்வாளர்களாலும் அனுப்பப்பட்ட ஆக்கங்களில் இருந்து தெரிவு செய்யப்பட்டவை இங்கு மின்நூலாக்கப்பட்டுள்ளன. 04.05.2014 அன்று மாநாட்டின் நிறைவு விழாவில் வெளியிட்ப்பட்டது.
The New Hindu Toolbox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
This booklet is here to hold your hand through the process of beginning your Hindu life. If you don't know where to get started, this booklet will guide you. If you have questions that a native Hindu has never experienced, you may find answers here. The first part is an easy six-week guide to easing you into a local Hindu community and the second part is FAQs that converts have.
Maa Vaishno Devi
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“O Lord! I am Vaishnavi, the daughter of Ratnakar Sagar. I have to beget you as my husband. I am performing this penance to be wedded to you. Kindly accept me as your wife”.
Saraswati Maa
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Goddess Saraswati who mainly performs the task of creating the universe and disseminating knowledge in the Saattvika Power of Lord Brahma, the Creator.
Lakshmi Maa
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The glory of Mother Lakshmi prevails in all the three worlds as she feeds the hungry, enriches the poors and bestows all worldly pleasures on mortals. He who enjoys her grace knows no want and rolls in luxuries of all kinds. But he who incurs her wrath is deprived of all prosperity in a trice. All human beings, demons and even gods bow to her with great reverence and devotion to seek her grace.
Goddess Gayatri
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Once the Supreme Consciousness in the form of Mother Gayatri mused, ‘Darkness reigns supreme everywhere. Neither the sun nor the moon is visible. The cycle of day and night is not revolving.’ Such a situation prompted her to go in for the Creation. For this purpose, she first of all prayed to Lord Shiva who was self-existent. As a result, Lord Vishnu was born of the left person of Lord Shiva.
Kaali Maa
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Mother Kaali is one of the chief manifestations of goddess Durga, the Cosmic or Universal Mother. The main objective of all the incarnations of goddess Durga is the welfare of the entire creation. She shelters saints, sages, gods and noble human beings against the atrocities of demons.
Jay Santoshi Mata
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Mother Santoshi’s emergence is meant for human welfare. Her adoration and worship is fruitful and beneficial to one and all. Not only human beings but saints, sages and gods also worship her.
Hindu Goddess Nav Durga Maa
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Goddess Durga manifests herself in countless forms. Devotees enjoy Her grace by worshipping Her diverse forms. Twice a year the nine Manifestations of goddess Durga are specially adored and worshipped. These religious rites which continue for nine nights go by the name of ‘Nine–Night Worship’.
Mantra, Tantra, Yantra & Rudraksha
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Yantra is an instrument, or a talisman or a mystical diagram usually in copper. It is a technique or path, considered the simplest and shortest, through which one can attain one’s desires, and fulfil one’s wishes. It is said that the ‘Deities’ reside in the Yantras.
Echoes of Silence- Avadhut Gita Revisited
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,470. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Zen Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
"Watch out. This is not another of those feel-good ‘oneness’ Advaita books. This one is a double-barrelled shotgun taking pot shots at the conceptualising mind – one barrel being fired by the great Indian mystic-sage Dattatreya (Avadhut) and the other by Karl Renz, the contemporary ‘Avadhut’. There is no escape here not just for the ‘fragmented-mind’ but also for the enlightened ‘whole-mind’!
Many Many Many Gods of Hinduism
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: American English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
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"Religion is the opium of the people," said Karl Marx many centuries ago. For more than a billion people living in India and abroad, Hinduism is the religion and a way of life. In this book Swami Achuthananda cracks open the opium poppy pods, analyzes the causes for euphoria, and comes away with a deeper understanding of the people and their religion.
Releasing The Soul: A Balinese Transformation Ritual
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
The Hindus of Bali believe that cremation releases the soul so that it can continue it's journey through to reincarnation. Destruction of the host is primary for successive incarnations of that soul. This is a brief account of the ngaben ceremony held in Ubud, Bali in 1992. The photographs were taken by the author and complement the account.
The Glory Of Giripradakshina Of The Holy Hill Of Arunachala
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 62,540. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Zen Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The Holy Hill of Arunachala is one of the oldest and most sacred holy places in India. Lord Shiva, the very embodiment of wisdom, out of His supreme compassion and to bless the world, manifested in the form of the Holy Hill. This led devotees to start the practice of Giripradakshina, walking around the Holy Hill as an act of reverence and worship.
Tirumala – The Hill-Shrine Hindu God Lord Sri Venkateswara
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
pictorial coffee table book “Tirumala – The Hill-Shrine Hindu God Lord Sri Venkateswara” which takes the reader by hand to Tirumala and shows it in all its splendor. In the foreword by Velcheru Narayana Rao, Atlanta and David Shulman, Jerusalem, who are the authority on Indian culture, give us a lucid introduction to the visual and textural pilgrimage to the divine hill-shrine Tirumala
Shree Krishna Leela Quiz Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Only a religious minded person can stop himself from doing sins, because he knows that God is omnipresent and He is always there to watch him. The abovementioned books make us religious minded. It doesn’t mean that a person becomes coward. He is only scared to do an irreligious and respectable thing. All the books mentioned above guide us in this direction.