There are no discussion topics sarshan this book yet. May 10, Rebecca Recco rated it really liked it. Xandra rated it liked it Dana 30, Informative but dull, monotonous book. Eck relies heavily on drawing parallels and distinctions between the two traditions. What Is Darshan? Jan 06, Kristin rated it really liked it Shelves: But edk is does address, it gives a comprehensive analysis of and that makes it an interesting book.
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Zuluktilar This book, though focused primarily on a dianaa important characteristic of Hinduism in practice is probably the best introduction ever written to what Hinduism, in practice is like for those who are unfamiliar with that religion. No trivia or quizzes yet. I would give this a pass. Jul 05, Mike rated it liked dianna.
Various Hindu images, what they mean, what roles they play in Hindu worship. PaperbackThird97 pages. Overall, the writing was good too. Kay Browning rated it riana liked it. What Is Darshan? While useful as an academic book, this book is well suited diqna a non-academic audience.
Eck relies heavily on drawing parallels and distinctions between the two traditions. Jun 01, John rated it it was amazing. Oct 19, Hillary rated it liked it. A must-read for people interested in Indian culture or Indian art. Very interesting and informative look at the religions of India.
Sep 26, John Nuhn rated it it was amazing. It read kind of like a textbook for me. Darsgan rated it really liked it Sep 07, I felt that there is no singular pattern I could follow along with and the book is filled with Hindu culture specific jargon which while explained in footnotes that may be more off-putting for some readers.
May 07, Annie rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. A clear and enjoyable introduction to Hinduism. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This book was OK. Sometimes this is instructive, other times just irritating.
Good introduction for those utterly unfamiliar with Indian religious practice and steeped in the Judaeo-Christian tradition. TOP 10 Related.
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