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A View Of The History, Literature And Mythology Of The Hindoos V2

by William Ward

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages548
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11889627M
    ISBN 101428627901
    ISBN 109781428627901

    In his book 'A View of the History, Literature and Mythology of the Hindoos', Ward describes the practice in painful detail. 'When the husband is directed by the physician to be carried to the river side, there being no hopes of his recovery, the wife declares her resolution to be burnt with him. So here are few books on Hindu Mythology that a beginner can read to analyze Hindu Mythology in a different light: 1. Sita: An Illustrated Retelling of the Ramayana by Devdutt Pattanaik. A King, a man, Purushottam Ram has always been a debated character in Hindu Mythology and among mythologists. He was given the title of ‘ekam-patni-vrata.

    Page x - Nowhere is the wide distance which separates the ancient poems of India from the most ancient literature of Greece more clearly felt than when we compare the growing myths of the Veda with the full-grown and decayed myths on which the poetry of Homer is founded. The Veda is the real Theogony of the Aryan races, while that of Hesiod is a distorted caricature of the original image. John Clark Marshman's description of the book, Volume One. Towards the close of , Ward published the first edition of his work on the 'History, Literature and Mythology of the Hindoos, include a minute description of their manners and customs, and translations from their principle works'. (1).

    With contributions from leading scholars, this is a unique cross-cultural comparison of historical epics across a wide range of cultures and time periods, which presents crucial insights into how history is treated in narrative poetry. The first book to gain new insights into the topic of ‘epic and history’ through in-depth cross-cultural comparisons Covers epic traditions across the globe. A classical dictionary of Hindu mythology and religion, geography, history, and literature. (London, Trübner & co., ), by John Dowson (page images at HathiTrust) A view of the history, literature, and religion, of the Hindoos.


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A view of the history, literature, and mythology of the Hindoos: including a minute description of their manners and customs, and translations from their principla works.

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Their most early writings about their History, manners and customs and a variety of facts connected with their records are noticed in this and other works.4/5(1). Full text of "A view of the history, literature, and mythology of the Hindoos: including a minute description of their manners and customs, and translations from their principla works." See other formats.

Ward and his fellow missionaries promoted social reforms and education, establishing the Serampore Mission Press in and Serampore College in Ward devoted twenty years to compiling his study of Hindu literature, history, mythology and religion, which was eventually published in four volumes.

History, Literature, and Mythology of the Hindoos: Including a Minute Description of Their Manners and Customs, and Translations from Their Principal Works, Volume 1 William Ward B.R. Publishing Corporation, - Hindu mythology.

A View of the History, Literature and Mythology of the Hindoos: Including a Minute Description of Their Manners and Customs, and Translations from Their Principal Works is a lengthy description of Hindu history, culture, literature, and religion.

In vol. II, Ward offers details of the Hindu religion, including his eighty page introductory essay. About the Book: The Book - History, Literature and Mythology of the Hindoos-i> in 4 Volumes - traces the origin of the Hindu most early writings about their History, manners and customs-i> and a variety of facts connected with their records are noticed in this and otherwe have the extraordinary fact that the greater part of the human family are still Hindus or in.

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Ward devoted twenty years to compiling his study of Hindu literature, history, mythology and religion, which was eventually published in four volumes. It provided richly detailed information, and was regarded as authoritative for the next fifty years. It is therefore still an important source for researchers in areas including Indian history Author: William Ward.

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History, Literature and Religion of the Hindoos, Volume 2This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original. A view of the history, literature, and mythology of the Hindoos: including a minute description of their manners and customs, and translations from their principal works.

View of the history, literature, and mythology of the Hindoos: including a minute description of their manners and customs, and translations from their principal works. Serampore, Printed at the Mission Press, ,'15 (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Ward.

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Ward. This chapter concerns the nineteenth-century Protestant missionary William Ward’s A View of the History, Literature, and Mythology of the Hindoos.1 This four-volume text went through several editions both in India and England (the first edition, titled Account of the Writings, Religion and Manners of the Hindoos, was published in ).

A View of the History, Literature, and Religion of the Hindoos: Including a Minute Description of their Manners and Customs, and Translations from their Principal Works; Published online: 05 October A View of the History, Literature, and Religion of the Hindoos, Volume 4: Including a Minute Description of their Manners and C Ward devoted twenty years to compiling his study of Hindu literature, history, mythology and religion, which was eventually published in four volumes.

Literature, and Religion of the Hindoos, Volume 4.The inscription on the first page of Volume 2 of 'A view of the History, Literature and Mythology of the Hindoos', by W Ward, Second Edition, carefully abridged and greatly improved.

Serampore, printed at the Mission Press,reads 'Dr. Charles Stuart, with the author's very affectionate regards, Cheltenham, Aug 9, '.