RELIGION (75)
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    LIVING IN THE LIGHT: A Guide to Personal and Planetary Transformation by: Gawain, Shakti, with Laurel King $10.00

    NY: Bantam Books/ Bantam New Age, 1993 – near new paperback – abt 7″ tall – price sticker on front, otherwise as new, unread, unmarked – x + 183 pages. By the author of Creative Visualization. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    YOGA SYSTEM OF HEALTH AND RELIEF FROM TENSION by: Vithaldas, Yogi $5.00

    NY: Cornerstone Library, 1972 – Good+ paperback – 8″ tall – cover photo and many b&w photo plates, illustrating yoga poses, by Beiney, Photographer, London – some exterior wear, edge tanning, faint dampspot to upper outer margin of first few pages; otherwise tight, unmarked – indexed List of Exercises for poses (asanas), breath control (pranayama), and cleansing – 128pp. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    FROM SEX TO SUPERCONSCIOUSNESS by: Rajneesh, Bhagwan Shree (Osho) $10.00

    New Delhi India: Vision Books/Orient Paperbacks, no date (circa 1975) – near Very Good/paperback – 6.25″ tall – b&w photo cover, b&w frontis – backstrip edges rubbed, corner crease – interior like new with no previous owner name or other markings – ads plus 157pp. 5 lectures given in Bombay in 1968. Contents: Preface by Manipal; Foreword by V. Vora; Gleanings (quotes); Chapters: Sex, the Genesis of Love; From Repression to Emancipation; The Pinnacle of Meditation; Sex, the Super Atom; From Lust to the Lord. Deccan Herald review of May 17, 2003: NEW DELHI, May 16 (UNI) ‘Controversial spiritual leader ‘Osho’ Rajneesh’s most disputed book that stung the Indian sensibilities in the 70’s is now back on the shelves.That the book, which created a stir in the 1970s when it was first published in Hindi, is still “as infamous as it is famous” was evident from the strong opinions voiced at a panel discussion organised last week on the occasion of the launch.’ 0-89253-060-X Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    RATIONALE OF ASTROLOGY, The by: Oak, P.N. $19.95

    New Delhi: P.N. Oak, 1967 – First Edition (stated) – Very Good hardcover/no dust jacket – 8vo/8.5″ tall – paper covered boards with front illustration, rear bio – b&w figures and charts – light edgewear, exterior light shelfwear; bookseller stamp on fron endpaper; 2-4 neat corrections in ink; otherwise no markings – corrigendums + 302 pages. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Essentials of Indian Philosophy by: $12.00

    London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd., 1969 – 7th pr – Very Good+ hardcover/ near Very Good dust jacket (in mylar) – 8.75″ tall – gilt lettered blue cloth – blue tinted top edge – few very small indents in rear cover, otherwise as new, clean, tight, unmarked – dust jacket sunned at backstrip and edges with shallow chipping at top of backstrip, price-clipped – notes and references, glossary, index + 216 pages. Availability: in stock in the U.S. ISBN: 004-181005-8 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    ASTROLOGY FOR ALL by: Mishra, Bhawani $10.00

    Delhi: Hind Pocket Books, 1973 – Good paperback – 16mo/6.5″ tall – cover by Inder Gajjar – b&w ills, figures – light edgewear, rear small corner crease, rub; otherwise interior tight, clean, no markings – 200 pages. India astrology. Birth chart; Signs, Planets, Houses, Transits. isbn: 0-88253-299-5 Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    NUMEROLOGY FOR ALL by: Ojha, Pandit Ashutosh $10.00

    Delhi India, Orient Paperbacks, 1973 – Good/paperback – 16mo/6.5″ tall – tinted recycled paper, mild corner bump, cover dents, otherwise tight, with no interior markings – 188pp. ISBN: 0-88253-299-5 Availability: in stock, in the U.S. India; Numerology. Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    INNER LIFE & THE PURPOSE OF LIFE (2 books in one) by: Khan, Hazrat Inayat $10.00

    London & Delhi India: East-West Publications/ Vision Books, n.d. [1981] – near Very Good paperback – 12mo/7″ tall – stiff paper photo cover – introduction/bio by L.W. Carp – light cover crease; otherwise interior clean, unmarked – 136pp. India-born author was founder of Sufi movement in the U.S. and Europe. India Muslim mysticism; Sufism. 0-85692-047-9 Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    Sakshi Gopal: A Witness For the Wedding by: Greene, Joshua $5.00

    NY: Bala Books, 1981 – Very Good+ large format paperback – 9.25″ tall x 7.25″ – pictorial cover – full page color ills (saffron/brown/white) by Tom Foley – promotional sticker inside front cover; otherwise as new; no markings – 17 pages. Children’s religious literature. Story from the Sri Caitanya Caritamrta retold for children by Joshue Greene. International Society for Krishna Consciousness. Availability: in stock in the U.S. ISBN: 0-89647-011-3 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    CHILDREN’S RAMAYANA by: Bhoothalingam, Mathuram $10.00

    Delhi India: Publications Division Government of India, 1981 – Very Good+ paperback – 9.25″ – yellow pictorial stiff paper covers – b&w ills by Baniprosonno – minor lower corner bump, backstrip lightly sunned, otherwise unmarked, like new inside and out – 72pp. India; Valmiki epic retold for children. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    BAL RAMAYAN (CHILDREN’S RAMAYANA, in Hindi) by: Bhoothalingam, Mathuram $10.00

    Very Good paperback – Delhi India: Publications Division Govt. of India, 1981 – 9.25″ tall – pictorial covers and bw ills by Baniprosonno – moderate rubbing along backstrip – interior unmarked/as new – 72pp. India folklore; Valmiki epic retold for children. Text in Hindi language and script. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Shravan Kumar (Indian Moral Stories – 5) by: Saxena, Vinay $4.95

    Delhi: Dreamland Publications, n.d. – Very Good paperback – 24cm/9.5″ tall – stiff color pictorial paper covers – color illustrations with running text – light corner wear, otherwise near new with no markings – 24 pages. Five stories, retold from the Mahabharata and other sources, and illustrated for children. DL title no. 79. ISBN: 81-7301-151-6 Availability: in stock in U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Tales From the Jatakas (Amar Chitra Katha) by: Talim, Meena; Lal, Lakshmi $7.00

    Mumbai: India Book House, 2001 – Very Good paperback – 24cm/9.5″ tall – color cartoons – moderate cover dent, otherwise as new – 96 pages. Retold for children from the Jataka Tales, the birth stories of the Buddha. 3 sets of Animal Stories (Monkey, Deer, Elephant) bound in one. Special Issue. ISBN: 81-7508-240-2 Availability: in stock in U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Indian Concept of Values by: Gupta, Shanti Nath $30.00

    Columbia MO: South Asia Books, 1978 – First Edition – Very Good hardcover – blue cloth, gilt lettered on spine – 8.75″ tall – last few pages rippled (not stained); otherwise clean, tight with no markings – notes, bibliography – index – xi + 197 pages. ISBN: 0-8364-0071-2 Ships from the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Profile of Indian Culture by: Chaitanya, Krishna $10.00

    0-88253-774-1 Very Good/no dust jacket – New Delhi India, India Book Co./India Library, 1975 – 8.75″ tall – 202pp. India: a well-written discourse on Indian traditions and attitudes and their relationship to Western values; includes a section on Gandhian thought.

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    SRI ISOPANISAD by: Prabhupada, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami $7.00

    New York: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 1972 – 6th printing – Very Good+ paperback – 7.75″ tall – stiff paper covers – minor exterior handling wear; otherwise clean edges, tight, bright, unmarked, as new, interior – bio, Sanskrit key, glossary, index – 129 pages. “With Introduction, Translation, and Authorized Purport” by the Founder-Acharya of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. A key ancient Hindu teaching, the Isa Upanishad, is given here in the original Sanskrit alphabet and its English transliteration together with Swami Prabhupada’s translation and commentary. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    TEACHINGS OF QUEEN KUNTI by: Prabhupada, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami $13.00

    0892131020 2nd printing – near Fine hardcover/near Very Good dust jacket – London, Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 1979 – 8.75″ tall – color photo frontis + 7 color plates – light foxing to outer edges – interior like new with no markings of any kind – dust jacket backstrip & upper panel edges sunned; front flap vertical crease – 258pp. India: Hinduism; spiritual discourse on an episode from the ancient India epic The Mahabharata: Queen Kunti speaks to Krishna. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Isa Upanishad by: Lal, P. $16.00

    Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1971 – 2nd Edition – Very Good hardcover/Very Good paper title label – 8.5″ tall – transliteration chart – 34 pages. A lucid translation from the original Sanskrit. Includes Professor Lal’s essay: The Difficulties of Translation. Lal goes on to give the transliteration of the original Sanskrit with a verse-by-verse literal translation which he then compares to the 1930s Yeats-Purohit version. Variant: Isha Upanishad Ishavasya Upanishad ISBN: 0-88253-274-8 Ships from the U.S.A. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    OUR HERITAGE by: Radhakrishnan, S. $10.00

    Very Good+ paperback – Delhi India, Orient Paperbacks, 1984 – 7″h – like new – 156pp. India; Indian Thought; 9 essays by former President of India on Sanskrit; Mahabharata & Bhagavadgita; Sankaracharya; Buddha; Ramakrishna & Vivekananda; Mahatma Gandhi; Jawaharlal Nehru. 0-88253-249-9 Multiple copies. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    Samaveda by: Chand, Dev $20.00

    India: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers, 2004 – Very Good+ hardcover – 9.75″ tall – red cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on spine – as new, clean, bright, tight, with no markings of any kind – foot-notes, glossary and index – xxviii+304 pages. 1981 intro by M.C. Joshi. One of the four Vedas, the holy books of Hinduism, the Sama is distinguished by devotional hymns. The Sama text is given here in Sanskrit devanagari script with English translation, footnotes, and interpretation by Devi Chand, follower of the 19th century Hindu reformer, Swami Dayananda Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of the Arya Samaj movement. ISBN: 8121501997 Ships from the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall