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Let's Know Hindu Gods and Goddesses
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Religion has occupied an important place in the history of civilization and philosophy of mankind. Even in the primitive society, some form of religion existed with man believing in miracles, in praying to supernatural powers in the heavens and in making sacrifices to Him. The Vedas, the earliest scriptures of the Hindus, contain hymns in praise of God. During this Vedic period, the forces of Nature like the wind, sun, fire, water were worshipped through hymns and sacrifices and this gradually gave way to formal worship of images of God in temples through rituals and religious practices.

This book explains how and why the Hindus revere the Ultimate Reality - God - and his various incarnations. Though the Hindus believe in one God, called Brahma, they worship Vishnu and Shiva, who are depicted as parts of the Hindus trinity.

Written in simple and lucid language, the book not only describes the various gods and goddesses, but also the colourful legends associated with their origin and importance for the Hindus who believe in rebirth and salvation through worship. An added attraction is the inclusion of aartis (hymns) which Hindus sing while praying to their God of choice and faith.

About the Author:

Manju Gupta, the author, began her writing career as a journalist before joining the editorial department of the National Book Trust, India where she worked for 25 years. Currently she is engaged in writing, freelance editing and translating of books and articles.

CONTENTS

Hindu Gods and Goddesses 8
Brahma 9-10
Vishnu 11-12
Incarnations (Avtaras) Matsya, Kurma, Varaha, Naresimha, Vamana, Parsuram, Rama, Krishna, Buddha 13-16
Shiva 17-18
Ganesha 19-20
Hanuman 21-22
Jagannath 23
Kartikeya 24
Surya (The Sun) 24
Swami Narayan 25
Lakshmi 26-27
Durga 28-29
Kali 30
Saraswati 31
Aartis (morning prayers/hymns)
Om Jai Jagdish Hare 12
Ram Chandra Ji 14
Shree Krishan Ji 15
Shree Shiv Ji 18
Shree Ganesh Ji 20
Shree Hanuman Ji 22
Shree Lakshmi Ji 27
Shree Durga Ji 29
Shree Kali Ji 30
Shree Saraswati Ji 31

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Let's Know Hindu Gods and Goddesses

Item Code:
IDF053
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2004
ISBN:
8176500917
Language:
English
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11.4" X 8.75"
Pages:
31 (Color Illus: 36)
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From the Jacket :

Religion has occupied an important place in the history of civilization and philosophy of mankind. Even in the primitive society, some form of religion existed with man believing in miracles, in praying to supernatural powers in the heavens and in making sacrifices to Him. The Vedas, the earliest scriptures of the Hindus, contain hymns in praise of God. During this Vedic period, the forces of Nature like the wind, sun, fire, water were worshipped through hymns and sacrifices and this gradually gave way to formal worship of images of God in temples through rituals and religious practices.

This book explains how and why the Hindus revere the Ultimate Reality - God - and his various incarnations. Though the Hindus believe in one God, called Brahma, they worship Vishnu and Shiva, who are depicted as parts of the Hindus trinity.

Written in simple and lucid language, the book not only describes the various gods and goddesses, but also the colourful legends associated with their origin and importance for the Hindus who believe in rebirth and salvation through worship. An added attraction is the inclusion of aartis (hymns) which Hindus sing while praying to their God of choice and faith.

About the Author:

Manju Gupta, the author, began her writing career as a journalist before joining the editorial department of the National Book Trust, India where she worked for 25 years. Currently she is engaged in writing, freelance editing and translating of books and articles.

CONTENTS

Hindu Gods and Goddesses 8
Brahma 9-10
Vishnu 11-12
Incarnations (Avtaras) Matsya, Kurma, Varaha, Naresimha, Vamana, Parsuram, Rama, Krishna, Buddha 13-16
Shiva 17-18
Ganesha 19-20
Hanuman 21-22
Jagannath 23
Kartikeya 24
Surya (The Sun) 24
Swami Narayan 25
Lakshmi 26-27
Durga 28-29
Kali 30
Saraswati 31
Aartis (morning prayers/hymns)
Om Jai Jagdish Hare 12
Ram Chandra Ji 14
Shree Krishan Ji 15
Shree Shiv Ji 18
Shree Ganesh Ji 20
Shree Hanuman Ji 22
Shree Lakshmi Ji 27
Shree Durga Ji 29
Shree Kali Ji 30
Shree Saraswati Ji 31

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