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Hinduism: its meaning for the liberation of the spirit.

Nikhilananda

Hinduism: its meaning for the liberation of the spirit.

by Nikhilananda

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hinduism.,
  • Yoga.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWorld perspectives,, v. 17
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2010 .N5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6245622M
    LC Control Number58006155
    OCLC/WorldCa1066148

    In Hinduism, salvation is the Atmans’ (individual’s soul), liberation from Samsara, the cycle of death and rebirth and attainment of the highest spiritual state. It is the ultimate goal of Hinduism, where even hell and heaven are temporary. This is called moksha (Sanskrit: "liberation") or mukti (Sanskrit: "release").File Size: 66KB. Origin & Development Of Karma Doctrine In Hinduism by Jayaram V Why You should Read This Essay: The purpose of this essays is to explain you some of the earliest Vedic beliefs and concepts associated with the doctrine of karma and how they developed into .

    Hinduism is an Indian religion, or a way of life. Hinduism is widely practiced in South Asia mainly in India and sm is the oldest religion in the world, and Hindus refer to it as Sanātana Dharma, "the eternal tradition," or the "eternal way," beyond human history. Scholars regard Hinduism as a combination of different Indian cultures and traditions, with diverse roots. Hinduism is the major religion of the people of India - almost 80% of the country consider themselves Hindu; and it is the 3rd largest religion in the world - 15% of the world's population is.

    Template:Hinduism small Hinduism is the predominant and indigenous religious tradition[1] of South Asia. Hinduism is often referred to as Sanātana Dharma (a Sanskrit phrase meaning "the eternal law") by its adherents.[2][3] Generic "types" of Hinduism that attempt to accommodate a variety of complex views span folk and Vedic Hinduism to bhakti tradition, as in Vaishnavism. Hinduism also.   Here at the Hinduism-section of , we aim at presenting the original works that lay the foundations of Hinduism. While we have the main Vedas, Upanishads, The Mahabharata in several translations we also present newer commentaries, anthologies, .


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Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit is published by The Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center of New York. Hinduism, or Vedanta, teaches that every soul is potentially divine, and that its divinity may be manifested through worship, contemplation, unselfish /5.

Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit is published by The Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center of New York. Hinduism, or Vedanta, teaches that every soul is potentially divine, and that its divinity may be manifested through worship, contemplation, unselfish Cited by: 1. Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit.

Swami Nikhilananda. "No other book on Hinduism presents it in all its aspects in so short a compass." — F.S.C. Hinduism: Its meaning for the liberation of the spirit [Nikhilananda] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hinduism: Its meaning for the liberation of the spirit5/5(2).

Hinduism: its meaning for the liberation of the spirit. New York, Harper [] (OCoLC) Online version: Nikhilananda, Swami. Hinduism: its meaning for the liberation of the spirit.

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Get this from a library. Hinduism: its meaning for the liberation of the spirit. [Nikhilananda, Swami.]. Hinduism: its meaning for the liberation of the spirit Item Preview Hinduism: its meaning for the liberation of the spirit by Swami, Nikhilananda.

Publication date Topics Hinduism Publisher Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of Spirit.

Order BY Phone or WhatsApp +91 | +91 These articles contain extracts from Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit - a treatise by Swami Nikhilananda (). The book deals with the Hindu faith from a practical religious point of view, and contains some of the swami's reflections.

Nikhilananda was born Dinesh Chandra Das Gupta. A jivan mukta or mukta is someone who, in the Advaita Vedanta philosophy of Hinduism, has gained and assimilated infinite and divine knowledge and power and gained complete self-knowledge and self-realisation and attained kaivalya or moksha (enlightenment and liberation), thus is liberated with an inner sense of freedom while living and not yet died.

The state is the aim of moksha in Advaita. Swami Nikhilananda (–), born Dinesh Chandra Das Gupta was a direct disciple of Sri Saradahe founded the Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center of New York, a branch of Ramakrishna Mission, and remained its head until his death in An accomplished writer and thinker, Nikhilananda's greatest contribution was the translation of Sri Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita from Bengali into Born: Dinesh Chandra Das Gupta,India.

To its adherents, Hinduism is a traditional way of life. Many practitioners refer to the "orthodox" form of Hinduism as Sanātana Dharma, "the eternal law" or the "eternal way".

The Sanskrit word dharma has a much broader meaning than religion and is not its equivalent. All aspects of a Hindu life, namely acquiring wealth (artha), fulfillment of desires (kama), and attaining liberation (moksha.

Ātman (/ ˈ ɑː t m ən /; Sanskrit: आत्मन्) is a Sanskrit word that means inner self, spirit, or soul. In Hindu philosophy, especially in the Vedanta school of Hinduism, Ātman is the first principle, the true self of an individual beyond identification with phenomena, the essence of an individual.

In order to attain Moksha (liberation), a human being must acquire self-knowledge. Hinduism – Its meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit. Availability: in stock. WhatsApp. Tweet. this book deals with the Hindu faith from a practical religious point of view.

Containing the reflections of Swami Nikhilananda, an eminent monk of the Ramakrishna Order and one who had all along been in active service in the field of. Tantra (Sanskrit: तन्त्र "weave" meaning continuity), tantricism or tantrism is the name for a number of traditions from Indian religions. These traditions are usually esoteric in their nature.

Tantra exists in Hindu, Bönpo, Buddhist, and Jain forms. Tantra in its various forms has existed in South Asia, China, Japan, Tibet, Korea, Cambodia, Burma, Indonesia and Mongolia. Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of Spirit Description. A brief account of Hinduism in both its theoretical and practical aspects.

People living outside India can purchase this book from Ramakrishna Vivekananda Centre, New York, USA. Its Meaning for the Liberation of Spirit” Cancel reply. en * In his book Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit, Hindu philosopher Nikhilananda says that ‘experiences after death cannot be demonstrated by reason.’ jw af * In sy boek Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit sê die Hindoefilosoof Nikhilananda dat ‘nadoodse ondervindinge nie deur logika bewys.

en * In his book Hinduism: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit, Hindu philosopher Nikhilananda says that ‘experiences after death cannot be demonstrated by reason.’ tw Royal Bank krataa koro no ara toa so sɛ, nea “enye wɔ anigye a wɔda no adi” wɔ Buronya bere mu ho ne sɛ, “sɛ etwam a, na anigye no nso asa.”—The.

- Literally means "liberation" or "freedom". The Hindu typically aspires t liberation from samsara, freedom from the rounds of birth and rebirth - In moksha the body-mind self drops off and ones realizes one's identity with the infinite reality.

- When one reaches moksha while. As far as I know, there isn't any difference between soul and spirit in Hinduism.

"The light of God is in the dog and the dog-eater (low caste person)." [Bhagavad Gita] It is not due to influence from other religions; there are Hindu scriptures referring to humans and animals having spirits that predate contact with people of other religions.

Hinduism study guide by considinea includes 38 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more. Quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades.Hinduism is a major world religion, not merely by virtue of its many followers (estimated at more than million) but also because of its profound influence on many other religions during its long, unbroken history, which dates from about BC.

The corresponding influence of these various religions on Hinduism (it has an extraordinary.This is an all-purpose category for books that don't seem to fit in the other more specific areas. Featured titles are at this link: Hinduism/Vedanta: Our Main Titles Please note that we have a special section for books by Ramana Maharshi, and Nisargadatta whose approach to .