Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-01 - Publisher: Harper San Francisco
The essential elements and teachings of the world's predominant faiths are explored here. They include Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity and the native traditions of the Americas, Australia and Africa.
Examines each religion--including ancient Greek, Roman, Norse, and Celtic religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, and nature religions--discussing its history, founder, major deity, beliefs, festivals, and celebrations.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-08 - Publisher: Harper Collins
The world's premier authority on religious traditions presents a concise and timely guide to the history, teachings, and practice of Islam. Drawn from his masterful presentation of Islam in the bestselling book The World's Religions (over two million copies sold), Huston Smith offers a revealing look into the heart of