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Interreligious Studies in Theory and Practice

The Jewish Encounter with Hinduism

History, Spirituality, Identity

Authors: Goshen-Gottstein, Alon

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About this book

Hinduism has become a vital 'other' for Judaism over the past decades. The book surveys the history of the relationship from historical to contemporary times, from travellers to religious leadership. It explores the potential enrichment for Jewish theology and spirituality, as well as the challenges for Jewish identity.

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Alon Goshen-Gottstein is Executive Director of the Elijah Interfaith Institute, Israel.

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'Alon Goshen-Gottstein is an important, world class pioneer in developing Judaism's approach to other religions. In this book, he gives us deeper insight into Hinduism and Judaism. This book will help enable readers to connect to and learn from one of the oldest religions in human history. Such understanding is essential to the credibility and standing of Judaism as a world religion.' - Irving Greenberg


Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Goshen-Gottstein, Alon

    Pages 1-7

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  • Situating the Project: Personal and Collective Dimensions

    Goshen-Gottstein, Alon

    Pages 9-17

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  • The Hindu-Jewish Encounter: The Present Context

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    Pages 19-25

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  • The Jews of India: What Can We Learn from Them?

    Goshen-Gottstein, Alon

    Pages 27-30

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  • Sarmad the Jew: A Precursor of the Encounter

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    Pages 31-38

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eBook 32,99 €
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Hardcover 62,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-55819-0
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 41,59 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-57610-4
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Jewish Encounter with Hinduism
Book Subtitle
History, Spirituality, Identity
Authors
Series Title
Interreligious Studies in Theory and Practice
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-45529-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-137-45529-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-55819-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-57610-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 275
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