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Hinduismus für Dummies (German Edition) by Johanna Buß

By Johanna Buß

Jeder hat schon einmal von Heiligen Kuhen, von experts, von Witwenverbrennung und den Tausenden Gottern im Hinduismus gehort. Bollywood-Filme sind Kult und indische Tanzgruppen touren mit gro?em Erfolg durch Europa. Aber wer wei? schon, dass jeder Inder hinter diesen bunten Darstellungen die jahrtausende alten hinduistischen Schriften erkennt. Und wer wei?, dass der Buddhismus aus dem Hinduismus hervorgegangen ist. "Hinduismus fur Dummies" fuhrt in diese so fremde faith ein und hilft damit auch, das moderne Indien besser zu verstehen.

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