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Essential Sacred Writings From Around the World

Mircea Eliade

Essential Sacred Writings From Around the World

Mircea Eliade

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This comprehensive anthology contains writings vital to all the major non-Western religious traditions, arranged thematically. It includes colourful descriptions of deities, creation myths, depictions of death and the afterlife, teachings on the relationship between humanity and the sacred, religious rituals and practices, and prayers and hymns.Mircea Eliade, a recognized pioneer in the systematic study of the history of the world's religions, includes excerpts from the Quran, the Book of the Dead, the Rig Veda, the Bhagavad Gita, the Homeric Hymns, and the Popol Vuh, to name just a few. Oral accounts from Native American, African, Maori, Australian Aborigine, and other people are also included.

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Originally published as 'From Primitives to Zen,' this comprehensive anthology contains writings vital to all the major non-Western religious traditions, arranged thematically. Here are colorful descriptions of deities, creation myths, depictions of de



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About "Essential Sacred Writings From Around the World"

This comprehensive anthology contains writings vital to all the major non-Western religious traditions, arranged thematically. It includes colourful descriptions of deities, creation myths, depictions of death and the afterlife, teachings on the relationship between humanity and the sacred, religious rituals and practices, and prayers and hymns.Mircea Eliade, a recognized pioneer in the systematic study of the history of the world's religions, includes excerpts from the Quran, the Book of the Dead, the Rig Veda, the Bhagavad Gita, the Homeric Hymns, and the Popol Vuh, to name just a few. Oral accounts from Native American, African, Maori, Australian Aborigine, and other people are also included.
- Publisher

Originally published as 'From Primitives to Zen,' this comprehensive anthology contains writings vital to all the major non-Western religious traditions, arranged thematically. Here are colorful descriptions of deities, creation myths, depictions of de


- Publisher

Meet the Author

Mircea Eliade

Mircea Eliade founded the modern study of the history of religions and wrote many books, including " Essential Sacred Writings from Around the World" and " The Sacred and the Profane.ý Ioan P. Couliano was the professional heir to Mircea Eliade and the author of " Out of This World" and " The Tree of Gnosis."

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Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 77374
  • Product Code 0062503049
  • EAN 9780062503046
  • Pages 672
  • Department Academic
  • Category World Religions
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Harperone
  • Publication Date Jun 1992
  • Dimensions 233 x 156 x 44 mm
  • Weight 0.954kg

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