CONTENTS:- 1. The Essentials of Hinduism. 2. The Evolution of Hinduism. 3. The Epics and the Puranas. 4. Male Divinities and Sects. 5. Female Divinities. 6. Current Practices.
Hinduism can best be understood by studying both its evolution and its everyday practices as the trajectory illustrates its structure. The chapters in the book present a lucid outline of the evolution of Hinduism and extensively describe its current practices. The text is supported by illustrations and pictures of the key concepts and figures. Attention has been paid to bringing out the significance of important festivals and pilgrimages, as well as to the role of Gods and Goddesses in the Hindu macrocosm.