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Origins of the Sacred

Dudley Young

Origins of the Sacred

by Dudley Young

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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    Open LibraryOL7678042M
    ISBN 10051713263X
    ISBN 109780517132630

    Eastern religions: origins, beliefs, practices, holy texts, sacred places User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict With this book, Coogan (religious studies, Stonehill Coll.; editor of Oxford's Illustrated Guide to World Religions) provides one of the better introductions to major South Asian and East Asian 4/5(1).   In this enlightening and entertaining work, Charles Panati explores the origins of hundreds of religious rituals, customs, and practices in many faiths, the reasons for religious holidays and sacred symbols, and the meanings of vestments, sacraments, devotions, and prayers. Its many revelations include: * Why the Star of David became the Jewish counterpart Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

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      Origins of the Written Bible. In How the Bible Became a Book struggled with the tension between the sacred text and the authority of . Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Tracing the origins of mankind's identity through evolutionary biology and mythological literature, Dudley Young examines the primitive mind and the development of religion and sacredness as seen through our ancestors.


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Sacred Texts. The most important text for Lutherans is the Bible. Back to Origins. The Qur’an is a sacred book used in the practice of Islam. Imam Taha Tawil explained the origins of this religious text and addressed misconceptions about its teachings.

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London ; New York: Arkana, (OCoLC) These become the germ of the future sacred book. As ages go on, other writings come into being, of one kind and another, some of which are of necessity. Sacred Origins of Profound Things: The Stories Behind the Rites and Rituals of the World's Religions Charles Panati, Author Penguin Books $18 (p) ISBN More By and About This.

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