Hinduism: A Very Short Introduction

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Index
Page numbers in italics refer to pictures or maps
A
advaita vedanta28, 29, 32, 70, 74, 120
Akkamahadevi 80
Ambedkar, B. K.87-8, 89, 94, 119
Anandamayi Ma22-3, 119
Antal 80
Aranyakas14
Arnold, Sir Edwin77
Arya Samaj7, 70, 72, 113, 118
Aryans 5, 18, 72, 110, 111, 114
ashrama19, 41, 121
Atharva Veda14
atman26, 29, 31, 121 see also self
avatara43, 50, 53, 121
Ayodhya40-1, 47, 105, 114, 119
B
Besant, Annie76, 82
Bhagavad Purana14, 59, 63
Bhagavad-gita8, 14, 15, 28, 32, 50, 53-4, 63, 76 -7, 111, 117, 118
and karma 34-7
western commentators on 8, 9, 67
bhakti15, 51, 89, 117, 121
bhakti poets 65, 80, 98, 111
bhakti yoga35, 64
Bhaktivedanta Swami, A. C.63
Bharata 40
Blavatsky, Madame Helena75
western commentators on 75
Brahma Kumaris 90
brahman18, 23, 26, 31-2, 56, 75, 121
Madhva on 31
Ramanuja on 30
Shankara on 29
Brahmanas14
Brahma-sutra26, 28
brahmin 1-2, 12, 16-20, 26, 49, 61, 69, 79, 95, 97, 121
brahminism 15, 29, 35, 46, 78, 79, 90, 110
Brahmo Samaj9, 69, 70, 74, 118
Brihadaranyaka Upanishad14
Britain93, 94, 97, 98-100
British 4, 6, 7, 66, 67-70, 95, 96, 113
Buddha 34, 53, 117
Buddhism 1, 29, 30, 88, 89, 108, 111, 117
Burghart, Richard94
Burma93
C
Cambodia93, 95
caste 21, 36-7, 69, 74, 78, 79-80, 86-91, 92, 111
Chaitanya28, 63, 66, 118
chandala79-80 see also untouchables; dalit
Chandogya Upanishad14
Chatterjee, Debjani44
Chaudhuri, Nirad10
Christianity 1, 9, 10, 66, 69-70, 72, 82, 89, 92, 108-9, 110, 111
colonialism 7, 10, 67-8, 95-7
cow 58, 107-8, 112-15
D
dalit78, 86-91, 113, 114, 121 see also untouchables

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