Hinduism is one of the world's oldest and greatest religious
traditions. In captivating prose, Shashi Tharoor untangles its
origins, its key philosophical concepts and texts. He explores
everyday Hindu beliefs and practices, from worship to pilgrimage to
caste, and touchingly reflects on his personal beliefs and
relationship with the religion. Not one to shy from controversy,
Tharoor is unsparing in his criticism of 'Hindutva', an extremist,... more...