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Understanding Hinduism

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Paperback, First Edition, 122 pages
Published June 27th 2013 by Oxford Center for Hindu Studies
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The Style Page
Mar 12, 2014 The Style Page rated it it was amazing
Shelves: asia, india, hinduism
This book supplements the online continuing ed course Introduction to Hinduism–History, Text, Philosophy from the Oxford Center for Hindu Studies.

Virtues of this book:

It exercises caution in inferring what archaeological finds indicate about the Indus Valley Civilization.

Similarly, it is cautious about the Aryan Invasion Theory. All it says:

AIT is a colonial construct (drawing upon Kim Knott's book Hinduism A Very Short Introduction)

Vedic Sanskrit has linguistic similarities with other Indo-Euro
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