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A popular account of the manners and customs of India.

by Charles Acland

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated with numerous anecdotes. By the Rev. Charles Acland ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS412 .A18
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 156 p.
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14035077M
    LC Control Number04028877
    OCLC/WorldCa424550

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    The Home and Colonial Library was a series of works published in London from to , comprising 49 titles, by John Murray founded it, as a series of cheap reprints, original works and translations, slanted towards travel literature in the broad sense, in the year of death of his father, John Murray II. Listing. This listing of 44 titles of the Library, two of those coming in 2. You searched for: book on manners! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started!

    Preface of Third Edition The fact that a third reprint of this complete edition of the Abbe Dubois’ Hindu Manners, Customs, and Ceremonies has been called for within a period of a few years is sufficient proof of the high value which is still attached to the Abbe’s observations and of the wide popularity which his work still enjoys. It was stated in my Preface to the first edition: The. THE BLURB A heartfelt comedy of manners for readers of Seating Arrangements and Crazy Rich Asians, Diksha Basu's debut novel unfolds the story of a family discovering what it means to be nouveau riche in modern India. For the past thirty years, Mr. and Mrs. Jhas lives have been defined by cramped spaces, cut corners, gossipy neighbors, and the small dramas of stolen /5.


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For modern readers, the imperialistic tone can be somewhat disconcerting, but the volume's fascinating insight into Indian customs and traditions is worthy of attention. The miller fell a victim to popular rage ; and the corpse of the monarch was embalmed, and sent to Istakhr, to be interred in the sepulchre of his ancestors.

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About the Book Sikhism started by Guru Nanak, born inand the philosophy he propagated has now spread too many parts of the world. The book is one of the first of its kind to highlight the message of the ten Gurus.

It also includes the Sikh traditions, culture, customs, manners and ceremonies. Sikhism is one of the natural gifts of India to the world as it is tolerant to other.

French cleric and scholar of Sanskrit J. DUBOIS () journeyed to and around India as a missionary in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, and turned his decades of observation into what was, for many years, the definitive Western work on Indian culture.

This revised English-language edition, published inincludes Dubois's notes and thoughts on. Reviews: 1. Arts, Humanities & Popular Culture. The Indian culture has absorbed and amalgamated many different customs and ideas throughout its long history which has led to a rich tradition and folk culture; The most popular musical instrument in India is the sitar, an instrument similar to a guitar.

Description of the Character, Manners, and Customs of the People of India: And of Their Institutions, Religious and Civil. Jean Antoine Dubois.

Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, - India - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book.Hindu Manners, Customs and Ceremonies () is a book by Jean-Antoine Dubois, awork of Indology. Although Dubois disclaimed the title of author, his collections were not so much drawn from the Hindu sacred books as from his own careful and vivid observations, and it is this, united to a remarkable prescience, that makes his work so valuable.English, Book, Illustrated edition: India and the Hindoos: Being a Popular View of the Geography, History, Government, Manners, Customs, Literature and Religion of That Ancient People; With an Account of Christian Missions Among Them.