The Hindu Way
Nominated | Book Awards 2020 | English Non-fiction
The Hindu Way
The Hindu Way codifies the core beliefs and practices of the Hindu religion in a simple manner. It is a manual for people to follow the essential aspects of the religion in India and abroad. The book clearly delineates the past practices and how they have evolved in recent times. The author brings together his long years of experience as a monk, a writer and a teacher to advise people about the way to live by their religion.
Samarpan is a monk, teacher and author with many books, articles and memoirs to his credit. His transcribed talks in Bengali on Hindu scriptures are available at archive.org. Videos of his talks are available on YouTube. He presently teaches ancient and modern scriptures at the University of his organisation.
Even reading the preface of the book will enlighten the minds and after that, the seven Cardinal points can be seen as Center point around which the circumference of Hindu religion moves. Divided in two parts, Fundamentals containing Five section, Derivatives containing Eight sections. Starting from the section, The Beginning, Sacred Books, Gods, Creation, Existence, Life, Being Hindu, Dharma, Being Noble, Being Religious, Being Spiritual, Self-Correction and Important Mantras, going through the Book will make us feel as if the vast clouds of ignorance hiding our core of Hindu Religion has been removed by Strong Winds. It is easy to carry while travelling, moving, and handy in terms of size and volume. The colour of the book along with front page symbol AUM is itself sufficient to invoke devotion in the minds of people.
– Kalyan Boro, Amazon