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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Hinduism
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A new look at an ancient religion.

The Complete Idiots Guide® to Hinduism, Second Edition, contains updated and expanded information on how the religion developed from its very fragmented origins, the basic Hindu beliefs, and the multiple Hindu deities, as well as the sociological aspects of the religion including ethics, sacraments, dietary habits, the caste system, and much more.

Hinduism is the third-largest religion in the world, with over 765 million followers worldwide

Updated information on the state of Hinduism today

An exploration of the Hindu paths to enlightenment including karma yoga, bhakti yoga, jnana yoga, tantra and laya yoga

Expanded information on the Hindu Reformation

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Hinduism is the third-largest religion in the world, with over 765 million followers worldwide

Updated information on the state of Hinduism today

An exploration of the Hindu paths to enlightenment including karma yoga, bhakti yoga, jnana yoga, tantra and laya yoga

Expanded information on the Hindu Reformation

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Hinduism is the third-largest religion in the world, with over 765 million followers worldwide

Updated information on the state of Hinduism today

An exploration of the Hindu paths to enlightenment including karma yoga, bhakti yoga, jnana yoga, tantra and laya yoga

Expanded information on the Hindu Reformation

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