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The Yajur Veda Taittiriya Sanhita, Score Hin Yv

By: A. B. Keith

Description: The Yajurveda is the third of the four canonical texts of Hinduism, the Vedas. By some, it is estimated to have been composed between 1,400 and 1000 BC, the Yajurveda 'Samhita', or 'compilation', contains the liturgy (mantras) needed to perfo

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The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, Score Hin Ysp

By: Charles Johnston

Description: Shearer's luminous rendering sings with timeless beauty and force. -- Parabola, Summer 2002

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How to Be a Yogi, Score Hin Hby

By: Swâmi Abhedânanda

Description: Swami Abhedananda (1866-1939) was a disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahansa. He was one of the firsts to spread the message of Vedanta Philosophy into the western world. “How to Be a Yogi” is one of the most influential spiritual books of all ti

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Yoga Vashisht or Heaven Found, Score Hin Yvhf

By: R. S. Gherwal

Description: This is a translation of the Laghu Yoga Vashishta, traditionally written by the sage Vasistha, one of the teachers of Rama. This is the 'shorter' Yoga Vashishta. This is not an academic or critical translation, but it may appeal to the casual

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Hatha Yoga Pradipika, Score Hin Hyp

By: Pancham Sinh

Description: Possibly the oldest extant text about Hatha Yoga, The Hatha Yoga Pradipika was written about the 15th century CE, by Swami Swatmarama, a disciple of Swami Goraknath. PRODUCTION NOTES: This edition incorporates the text of the 1914 Pancham S

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Great Systems of Yoga, Score Hin Gsoy

By: Ernest Wood

Description: This is a short review of the major schools of yoga, including Hindu, Buddhist and Sufi varieties. Wood, whose translation of the The Garuda Purana is also at this site, was a founding Theosophist and wrote extensively on Hinduism, and Yoga i

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The Hymns of the Atharva-veda, Score Hin Av

By: Maurice Bloomfield

Description: This is the Ralph T.H. Griffith translation of the Atharvaveda. The Atharvaveda is a Vedic-era collection of spells, prayers, charms, and hymns. There are prayers to protect crops from lightning and drought, charms against venomous serpents

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The Vishnu Purana, Score Hin Vp

By: H. H. Wilson

Description: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the

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Kali the Mother, Score Hin Ktm

By: M. E. Noble

Description: Margaret E. Noble was an Irish woman who was converted to Hinduism by the noted Indian Guru Vivekananda during the Victorian era. Under the name Sister Nivedita she devoted her life to selflessly serving the poor of India, particularly women

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Twenty-two Goblins, Score Hin Ttg

By: Arthur W. Ryder

Description: One night the famous King Triple-victory, mighty as the king of the gods, found a monk called Patience standing under a fig tree and making a magic circle. O King, if you wish to do me a favor, go south from here some distance all alone, and

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A Heifer of the Dawn

By: F. W. Bain

Description: A Heifer of the Dawn Show More Show Less

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The Institutes of Vishnu, Score Hin Sbe07

By: Julius Jolly

Description: The Institutes Of Vishnu Translated by Julius Jolly This Hindu law book contains descriptions of yogic practises, and a moving hymn to the Goddess Prajapati. The Vishnu-smriti or Vaishnava Dharmasâstra or Vishnu-sûtra is in the main a coll

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Sadhana, the Realisation of Life, Score Tagore Sadh

By: Rabindranath Tagore

Description: Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We h

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Vedic Hymns, Part I, Score Hin Sbe32

By: Max Müller

Description: This is one of the pinnacles of 19th century western Vedic scholarship. It is one of the three volumes in the Sacred Books of the East which Max Müller, the series editor, was the sole author of. Müller focuses here on four dozen hymns in the

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The Mahabharata Book 4 : Virata Parva, Score Hin M04

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: The Mahabharata is one of the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India. It is an epic narrative of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kauravas and the Pandava princes as well as containing philosophical and devotional material, such as

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Two Old Faiths : Essays on the Religions of the Hindus and the Moh...

By: Mitchell, J. Murray (John Murray), 1815-1904; Muir, William, Sir 1819-1905
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The Ramayana and Mahabharata, Score Hin Dutt

By: Romesh C. Dutt

Description: This is an abridged verse translation of the two longest epic poems in world literature, the Ramayana and Mahabharata. This translation is surprisingly readable and very moving once you get used to the rhymed couplet format. This also serves

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Ramakrishna, His Life and Sayings, Score Hin Rls

By: F. Max Müller

Description: Ramakrishna (1833-86), was a Bengali Hindu sage. Although theoretically a high-caste Brahamin by birth, he came from a poor, low-caste village and had little or no education. He did not know a word of Sanskrit and his knowledge of the Vedas

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The Mahabharata Book 10 : Sauptika Parva, Score Hin M10

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: The Mahabharata is one of the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India. It is an epic narrative of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kauravas and the Pandava princes as well as containing philosophical and devotional material, such as

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Satapatha Brahmana, Part Ii, Score Hin Sbe26

By: Julius Eggeling

Description: This is part II of the Sacred Books of the East Satapatha Brahamana translation, containing Books III and IV. This volume is concerned with the construction of the ceremonial space used in the Soma sacrifice. Every act, word and item used in

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