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A Search in Secret Egypt  

Posted by Freb at March 9, 2010
A Search in Secret Egypt

Paul Brunton A Search in Secret Egypt
Larson Publications | 2007 | ISBN: 0943914981 | 304 pages | DJVU | 21,2 MB

Page by page, this deluxe, lavishly illustrated new edition of BruntonOs classic spiritual travelogue shows EgyptOs major splendors, long-hidden temples, underground chambers, shrines, and artifacts as the author saw them in the 1930s and as they are now–along with fascinating inner images of EgyptOs ancient mysteries and enlightening talks with Islamic leaders. Specially designed maps/diagrams trace his footsteps accurately.
Buddhist Landscapes in Central India: Sanchi Hill and Archaeologies of Religious and Social Change

Buddhist Landscapes in Central India:
Sanchi Hill and Archaeologies of Religious and Social Change, c. Third Century BC to Fifth Century AD

by Julia Shaw
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1611323444 | 368 Pages | True PDF | 70 MB

The “monumental bias” of Buddhist archaeology has hampered our understanding of the socio-religious mechanisms that enabled early Buddhist monks to establish themselves in new areas.
Cultural Politics in Modern India: Postcolonial prospects, colourful cosmopolitanism, global proximities

Cultural Politics in Modern India: Postcolonial prospects, colourful cosmopolitanism, global proximities by Makarand R. Paranjape
English | Feb. 4, 2016 | ISBN: 1138956929 | 314 Pages | AZW3/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 7.14 MB

India’s global proximities derive in good measure from its struggle against British imperialism. In its efforts to become a nation, India turned modern in its own unusual way.

Diversification of Agriculture in Eastern India  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 16, 2015
Diversification of Agriculture in Eastern India

Diversification of Agriculture in Eastern India (India Studies in Business and Economics) by Madhusudan Ghosh
English | 19 Sept. 2014 | ISBN: 8132219961 | 242 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Divided into three parts - Rationale and Extent of Agricultural Diversification, Nature and Problems of Agricultural Diversification, and Food and Livelihood Security through Agricultural Diversification, this edited book examines various aspects of agricultural diversification in Eastern India.
The Military in British India: The Development of British Land Forces in South Asia 1600-1947

The Military in British India: The Development of British Land Forces in South Asia 1600-1947 by T. A. Heathcote
English | 22 May 2013 | ISBN: 1781590753 | 288 Pages | EPUB (True) | 6.81 MB

T.A. Heathcote's study of the conflicts that established British rule in South Asia, and of the military's position in the constitution of British India, is a classic work in the field. By placing these conflicts clearly in their local context, his account moves away from the Euro-centric approach of many writers on British imperial military history.

Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India  

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 24, 2015
Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India

William Dalrymple - Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India
Published: 2010-06-15 | ISBN: 0307272826, 0307474461 | EPUB + MOBI | 304 pages | 3.05 MB
Sheldon Pollock, "The Language of the Gods in the World of Men: Sanskrit, Culture, and Power in Premodern India" (repost)

Sheldon Pollock, "The Language of the Gods in the World of Men: Sanskrit, Culture, and Power in Premodern India"
Publisher: Univ. of California Pr. | 2006 | ISBN: 0520245008 | English | PDF | 703 pages | 3.1 Mb

In this work of impressive scholarship, Sheldon Pollock explores the remarkable rise and fall of Sanskrit, India's ancient language, as a vehicle of poetry and polity. …
"Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India" by William Dalrymple

"Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India" by William Dalrymple
Blооmsbury | 2010 | ISBN: 9781408803417 | pages | epub | 1 MB

This book raises the question in relief: what is sacred, what is spiritual, and how do those qualities exist against a backdrop of daily life, its woes and joys, triumphs and travails? Dalrymple seeks out individuals who imbue their lives with their own apprehensions of the sacred.

Internal Migration in Contemporary India  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Oct. 23, 2016
Internal Migration in Contemporary India

Deepak K Mishra, "Internal Migration in Contemporary India"
English | ISBN: 9351508579 | 2016 | 364 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Sworn in Secret: Freemasonry and the Knights Templar  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 21, 2016
Sworn in Secret: Freemasonry and the Knights Templar

Sanford Holst, "Sworn in Secret: Freemasonry and the Knights Templar"
ISBN: 0983327947, 0983327939 | 2012 | EPUB | 390 pages | 2 MB