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The Goddess

Shahrukh Husain.

By Shahrukh Husain

With authoritative texts and hundreds of full-color illustrations, these two latest volumes continue Living Wisdom's tradition of excellence.The Goddess taps into Americans' growing interest in female deities and ancient rites. As New York Newsday noted, "Goddess worship, no longer thought of as esoteric, if not blasphemous, is going mainstream". This provocative book brings to life the rituals, symbolism, and significance of the Goddess from ancient to modern times, touching on fertility, motherhood, feminism, Wicca, and much more.Sacred Architecture explores humankind's quest for spiritual retreats and gateways to the divine. From Egyptian pyramids to Baroque cathedrals, this beautiful book stops off at a wide range of sacred sites while exploring such subjects as feng shui, celestial alignments, temple design and construction, and activities of worship and sacrifice.




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Format: Book
Author: Shahrukh Husain
Title: The goddess / Shahrukh Husain.
Publisher Date: Boston : Little, Brown, c1997.
Subject: Goddess religion Women -- Mythology Women -- Religious life
Isbn: 0316380059
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 291.2114 Sha
Oclc: 37539825
Bib Id: 84485

Format: Book
Author: Shahrukh Husain
Title: The goddess / Shahrukh Husain.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Publisher, Date: Boston : Little, Brown, c1997.
Description: 184 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Series: Living wisdom
Series: Living wisdom
Subjects: Goddess religion
Subjects: Women -- Mythology
Subjects: Women -- Religious life
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-174) and index.
LCCN: 96078853
ISBN: 0316380059
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 291.2114 Sha