The Mystics, Ascetics and Saints of India (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)eBook - 2011
This 1903 study of Sadhuism" concerning ascetics, monks, and mendicants covers the stuff of myth and legend. The author's ramble through history includes miracles, wonders, and prophecy; how European visitors reacted to fakirs; theological subjects like karma and pantheism; and the role of this rich vein of tradition in an age of democratic reform.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Barnes & Noble, 2011
Branch Call Number: Freading ebook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (358 pages)