Item Code: NAB016
by Gautam ChatterjeeHardcover (Edition: 2001)
Size: 8.9" x 5.9"
Pages: 118 (Col. illus.:43)
Weight of the Book: 395 gms
Price: $30.00 Shipping Free
About the Author:
Gautam Chatterjee ( b.1958) is a New Delhi based research scholar and holds a Ph.D. Degree in History. He has been contributing to various newspapers, journals and periodicals of national repute for long. Topical writings as well as historical writes-up based on archival records are his forte. He has co authored a book Congress Secret Broadcast and storming Railway Tracks during quit India Movement. This book is considered today as a landmark book on Indian Freedom Struggle. Furthermore, he has contributed in 'Cultural Development of India' ( collection of Essays in Honour of Famous Historian Prof. J.N.Sarkar). Moreover, for over a decade he has done extensive research on Hindu Symbolism and got published many articles on this subject in the famous 'The India Magazine.'
Preface List of Photographs 1. Sighns and Symptoms of Hindustan 2. Sacred Hindu Scripture: An Overview 3. The Hindu Pantheism 4. Sacred Animal Symbol 5. The Mysticism of Mantra 6. The Mystic Mantra 'OM' 7. The Sacred 'Gayatri' Mantra 8. The Sacred Swastika 9. Symbol of Temple Worship 10. The Symbolic Water and Sacred Rivers 11. Namashkar or Pranam: The Sacred Posture of Hindu Salutation 12. The Sacred Sikha 13. The Sivalinga 14. Tripundra: The Shaivite Tilaks 15. Salagram Shila 16. Urdhapundra: The Vaishnavite Tilaks 17. Sankha-The Sacred Conch 18. The Symbolism of Sacred Trees 19. Rudraksha: The Tears of Shiva 20. The Sacred Tulsi 21. The Sacred Bilva Tree 22. The Sacred Vata Vriksha 23. The Sacred Peepal Tree 24. The Sacred Kadali Tree 25. Mango Tree 26. Betal Leaf or Pan 27. Durba Grass 28. Some Plants 29. Sacred Karpura 30. Sacred Flowers Select Bibliography Index
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