About this book
A rich and comprehensive narrative account of the history and myth of Hinduism, from the earliest Stone Age cultures of the Indus Valley through to the present day. Focuses on those usually ignored by conventional histories, such as women, low castes and animals. 'Staggeringly comprehensive.' "New York Times"
An engrossing and definitive narrative account of history and myth that offers a new way of understanding one of the world's oldest major religions from one of the world's foremost scholars on Hinduism.
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