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História da Índia: uma narrativa do Vale do Rio Indo a Chandrayaan-1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Como narrar e interpretar esse colosso referido como a Índia? Seria ela apenas confinada às fronteiras atuais, ou devemos também considerar suas crenças e cultura pelo mundo? E quanto ao seu passado em que a Índia imbricou-se além de suas atuais fronteiras? A obra busca narrar historicamente a trajetória indiana desde os tempos de Harappa e Mohenjo-Daro até o período independente após 1947.
The Great Indian Treasure
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Alternative history
Are you game to find the greatest ever treasure that had been hidden by great emperor Ashoka, the treasure that can transform India into a developed and powerful country. What are you waiting for........ Find The Treasure and Change The Future.
Great Love Storys Of India
You set the price! Words: 20,300. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Had you ever heard about Taj Mahal and the love story behind the monument of the Great Mughal Emperor and his favorite wife? But what if I tell you there are more such romantic and fascinating stories in India which have also monuments made on them. Well this book is a collection of five such real life love stories famous in India which has influenced the history and culture of the region.
Vasco da Gama A Passage To India
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Exploration & Discovery
Vasco da Gama captained the largest of three small ships that sailed from Lisbon, Portugal in 1497. The ships traveled to a very uncertain and awe inspiring journey. Sailing for India via the southern tip of Africa, da Gama was told by his king to bring greetings to Prester John, a legendary personage who supposedly ruled a Christian empire in the East. My e-book looks closely at da Gama's voyage.
Amrapali - A Journey from Courtesan to Monk
Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Amrapali is a renowned personality in the history of India. She was a courtesan in Vaishali, the capital of the Vajji Republic. The book attempts to uncover the geopolitical issues that even did not spare the enlightened Buddha. The 2500 year old story exposes a woman’s struggle against society and the fatal consequences that brought the world’s first republic to an end.
Undesired Duty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Undesired Duty, a novel, is about how the lives of commoners were affected by the decisions made by the gods, kings and heroes of Mahabharata. The unfolding story is about the people who lived simple lives that caused them to struggle between the duties imposed on them and the desires they longed to fulfill.
A Descoberta Crista do Tibete
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 105,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Este livro relata a surpreendente história do Padre António de Andrade, que percorrendo os Himalaias, chegou ao Tibete onde fundou uma missão em 1625. A partir do primeiro quarto do seculo xvi, várias ordens religiosas enviaram os seus missionários aumentando significativamente o seu número nestas regiões, chegando alguns a competir com os jesuítas na difusão da palavra de Cristo.
The Duties of a King
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Lilboox. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Arthashastra is an ancient Sanskrit treatise on statecraft, economic pollcy and military strategy. We present a small excerpt from this book, in an illustrated and light reading format. This excerpt describes the duties that a king must perform, over the course of each day and night, divided into sixteen periods. Flip through the life of a King, twenty three centuries ago.
Ancient India (Sixth Grade Social Science Lesson, Activities, Discussion Questions and Quizzes)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / General
If your child is struggling with social science, then this book is for you; the short book covers the topic and also contains 10 discussion questions, 10 activities, and 20 quiz style questions. This subject comes from the book “Sixth Grade Social Science (For Homeschool or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more Sixth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of Sixth
Many Many Many Gods of Hinduism
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: American English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
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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.