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    MORE SONGS FROM THE JAPJI [Volume Two; sequel to The JAPJI: Volume One] by: Nanak, Guru. Lal, P. (transl.) $12.00

    Calcutta: Writers Workshop Publication, 1969 – First Edition – Very Good+ hardcover/ Very Good+ paper title label/no dust jacket – 8vo/8.75″ tall – gilt lettered red handloom cloth with gilt medallion on front, purple/white/gold woven border – mild sunning to backstrip; unmarked, near new exterior and interior – unnumbered pages. A selection from 38 songs originally composed in Punjabi by Guru Nanak (1469-1539), founder of the Sikh religion: Song 3 in Punjabi & word-for-word translation; Songs 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 20, 23, 31, 33, & 34. This selection has been “transcreated” by the poet P. Lal; it forms a sequel to his JAPJI: Volume One. Lal: “Some songs (Nos. 6, 14, 15) have been re-translated, to give readers an idea of how approaches to the same text may differ at different times of a transcreator’s understanding of the meaning.” Availability: in stock, in the U.S. ISBN: 088253-708-3 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Universal Sikhism by: Sethi, Amarjit Singh $18.00

    New Delhi: Hemkunt Press, 1972 – Very Good hardcover/ no dust jacket – 8.75″ tall – black lettered green covers – very light sunning to backstrip, slight bowing to front cover; otherwise as new, clean, tight, unmarked – xvi + 176 pages. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Social Walks and Talks with Young Students Among the Languages. A Sanskrit Handbook for the Fireside by: Burritt, Elihu $125.00

    London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1875 – First Edition – near Very Good hardcover – 9.25″ tall – brown mottle-patterned paper covered boards with brown cloth backstrip and tips, paper label on spine – lessons in Sanskrit, using devanagari lettering as well as English transliteration – light sunning and rubbing to covers, rubbed top and bottom cover edges – tiny neat interlinear writing on about 8 lesson pages, faint ink smudge in a lower margin otherwise clean, clear text with no other markings – 96 pages. Printed at Oxford. Preface dated Sept 1, 1875, New Britain CT. Elihu Burritt (1810-1879), born in New Britain, CT, was a 19th century peace advocate known as the “Learned Blacksmith.” Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Hymns From the Holy Granth (bilingual–English & Punjabi) by: Mansukhani, G.S. $10.00

    New Delhi India: Hemkunt Press, 1975/1978 – Very Good+ paperback – 7″ tall – Sikh hymns in Gurmukhi (Punjabi) script, English transliteration & translation, with footnotes – light cover scuff; interior clean, bright, as new – explanatory footnotes – 119pp. India religion; Sikhism. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-89253-063-4 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    How To Conduct Seemantam : Hindu Rites for the Wellbeing of the Mother-to-Be by: A. V. Srinivasan $12.00

    E. Glastonbury CT: Parijata Publ., 2009 – Fine/ as new paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit devanagari script with English transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – a how-to handbook and pocket guide – 66 pages. Simantonnayana. SEEMANTAM GODH BARAI SHRIMANT SIMANTAM SEEMANTHAM Pre-natal Hindu ritual. ISBN: 0-9785443-4-X; 978-0-9785443-4-8. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How to Conduct Puja to SriKrishna by: A. V. Srinivasan $6.00

    E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 2008 – Second, Revised Edition – NEW paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – color pictorial cover – b/w illustration and motifs – Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – 37pp. Hinduism; Krishna worship. A manual for conducting a simple Hindu ceremony of worship: a how-to booklet with step-by-step instructions and list of materials. The basic text is in English. Preface by Swami Satchidananda, founder of the Integral Yoga Institute. Multiple copies. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How To Conduct Puja to Mahalakshmi by: A. V. Srinivasan $10.00

    E. Glastonbury CT: Parijata Publ., 2014 – NEW Edition – Very Good+ paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit text, Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – a how-to booklet – 62 pages. Ashtottara (108 names) included. Hinduism; Puja handbook; Lakshmi worship; Mahalakshmi worship. Ships from the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How To Conduct Puja to Goddess Saraswati by: A. V. Srinivasan $10.00

    E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 2009 – Second, revised edition – NEW paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit Devanagari script with English transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – a how-to handbook and pocket guide – 48 pages. This is the second edition with Sanskrit lettering added. Hinduism; Saraswati worship. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How To Conduct Puja (set of 9) by: A. V. Srinivasan $55.00

    9 volume set – Very Good/ as new paperbacks – E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 1999–2014 – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – how-to handbooks. Hinduism: ceremonies of worship for Ganapati (Ganesha); Shiva; Lakshmi; Saraswati; Rama; Soorya; Durga; Krishna; the Navagrahas (Nine Planets). Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How to Conduct Puja to Durgadevi – Third Edition by: A. V. Srinivasan $12.00

    E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 2016 – Third, revised, enlarged edition – NEW paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit Devanagari script, Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions in English with introduction and list of materials – a how-to booklet – 51 pages. Includes 108 names. Hinduism; Durga worship. Ships from the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How to Conduct Puja to the Navagrahas by: A. V. Srinivasan $12.00

    E. Glastonbury CT: Parijata Publ., 2009 – First Edition – Fine/as new paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – color pictorial cover – b/w motifs – Sanskrit in Devanagari script and transliteration with English translation – 70 pages. Hinduism; worship ceremony for the Navagrahas (the Nine Planets of Hindu cosmography). A manual for conducting a Hindu ceremony of worship: a how-to booklet with step-by-step instructions and list of materials. The basic text is in English. ISBN-10: 0-9785443-3-1 ISBN-13: 978-0-9785443-3-1 Multiple copies. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How To Conduct Puja to Soorya by: A. V. Srinivasan $6.00

    E. Glastonbury CT: Parijata Publ., 1999 – First Edition – Very Good+ paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – a how-to booklet – 38pp. Hinduism; Soorya; Surya; Sun worship. Ships from the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How to Conduct Puja to MahaaGanapati by: A. V. Srinivasan $10.00

    E. Glastonbury CT: Parijata Publ., 2014 – NEW Edition – Very Good paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – a how-to guidebook – 38pp. Religion. Hinduism: Ganapati Ganesh Ganesha worship. Ships from the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How to Conduct Puja to SriRamachandra by: A. V. Srinivasan $6.00

    E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 1999 – First Edition – Very Good+ paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover (Ram Parivar) – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions with introduction and list of materials – a how-to booklet – 36pp. Hinduism; Ramanavami; Rama worship. Ships from the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    How to Conduct Puja to Shiva – Third Edition by: A. V. Srinivasan $12.00

    E. Glastonbury CT, Parijata Publ., 2016 – Third Edition, revised, enlarged – NEW paperback – 5.25″ tall x 4.25″ – full color cover – b&w illustrations – Sanskrit Devanagari script, Sanskrit transliteration & English translation – step-by-step instructions in English with introduction and list of materials – a how-to booklet – 55 pages. Hindu worship ceremony; Mahasivaratri; Siva / Shiva worship. Includes 108 names. Ships from the U.S. Size: 24mo – over 5″ – 5¾” tall

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    ASTROLOGY by: MacNeice, Louis. $14.00

    First Edition – Very Good+ hardcover/Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) – London: Aldus Books, 1964 – sm 4to/9.75″ tall – gilt lettered black cloth w/ decoration (zodiac) on front – color & b&w ills & photos – b&w charts & maps – no interior markings – dj sunned lightly along upper edge with minor edgewear, neatly taped edge tear & flap corner creases – index – 351pp. Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    QUEST FOR URVASI by: $5.00

    Bangalore: Institute of Speech and Hearing, 1998 – Good+ paperback – stiff paper covers – 8″ tall – minor edgewear, corners rubbed – gift inscription on front endpaper, otherwise no markings – 92pp. The author, a retired IAS officer involved in rural development and rehabilitation, recounts instances of love and kindness experienced or learned, in a quest to understand the true meaning of beauty. Availability: in stock in the U.S.

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    EAST AND WEST IN MAN’S PERENNIAL QUEST by: $19.00

    Very Good+ soft cover book in fitted acetate dust jacket – Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1978 – flexible maroon cloth covers – 8.5″ tall – 6 illustrations by the author – references, bibliography – ads plus 157pp. Originally presented as series of lectures delivered in Adyar, India, for the School of Wisdom, under the auspices of the Theosophical Society. “There is no religion higher than truth” Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-86578-054-4 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    ROAD-MENDER & The GATHERING OF BROTHER HILARIUS by: Fairless, Michael (Barber, Margaret Fairless, pseud.) $25.00

    Edinburgh: New University Society, not dated – Very Good+/no dust jacket – 16mo – dark red grained leather/buckram, gilt decorated front cover & spine – top edge gilt – b&w frontis dated 1931 – b&w ills by Norman Hepple – ribbon marker – v. light wear to corners, upper right corner light bump, otherwise near Fine – 254pp. Philosophy. Author: Margaret Barber (1869-1901) Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    EVERYDAY MIRACLES IN THE HOUSE OF GOD: Stories From Gobind Sadan, India by: Fisher, Mary Pat $10.00

    Fine/as new paperback – New Delhi India & Central Square, NY: Gobind Sadan, 1992 – 9.25″ tall – color photo cover – b&w photo frontis – gift inscription from Gobind Sadan; otherwise no markings of any kind – glossary, footnotes – 194pp. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-96633290-0-6 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall