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Hindu and Christian in South-east India.

G. A. Oddie

Hindu and Christian in South-east India.

by G. A. Oddie

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Published by Curzon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesLondon studies on South Asia -- no. 6.
The Physical Object
Pagination(304)p.
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21629098M
ISBN 100700702245

Notice that is is not just Hindus, but the Muslims in India and elsewhere that the Church of Rome also wants to reach (some Muslims claim that Muhammad's daughter Fatima was 'the Lady' that appeared in Fatima, Portugal in and that Fatima should be a Muslim, not Catholic shrine; see the book Fatima Shock! What the Vatican Does Not Want You to Know About Fatima, Dogmas of Mary, and Future. The fast declining Christian population in the US today stands at 77 per cent, compared to the Hindu population in India of per cent, which means both the UK and the US are less Christian.

  India has an important Christian community of faith. Furthermore, it is common knowledge that Indians generally have a deep and strong spirituality no matter what religion they belong to. Eighty-four per cent of the population is Hindu. ‘Christian Identity and Dalit Religion in Hindu India’ [Book Review], Journal of Ecclesiastical History (Cambridge, ).

About a third of Hindu youths in America marry to Christians. However, most Hindu youths in the West take pride in their Hindu traditions and insist on going through Hindu vivah (marriage). Most Christian significant other takes part in the Hindu wedding out of curiosity, fascination for colorful rituals, out of respect for the intended spouse and/or they find a spiritual meaning from all. James Mill (–), in his The History of British India (), distinguished three phases in the history of India, namely Hindu, Muslim and British civilisations. This periodisation has been criticised, for the misconceptions it has given rise to. Another periodisation is the division into "ancient, classical, medieval and modern periods", although this periodization has also received.


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