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Re: Relating to Non-Vedic Religions - What is our stand ?

From: Sadagopan (
Date: Tue Jan 04 2000 - 17:59:46 PST

I agree with Dr.Agarwal that this topic is
beyond the scope of Bhakthi list .I wish to 
point out for the students of comparitive 
religion that another major religion
of the world has been left out by Sri Jayasimman,
which is  "the progenitor" of Christianity and
Islam . That is Judaism . For those , who are
interested to follow up on this topic , the Doctoral
desertation at Harvard Universit yof of Barabra A.Holdrege 
would be the reference .That thesis in an expanded form got 
published recently (1996) under the Title of "Veda and 
Torah " by the State Univeristy of New York press . 


>Subject: Re: Relating to Non-Vedic Religions - What is our stand ?
>Date: Tue, 4 Jan 2000 20:17:01 EST
>This topic is beyond the perview of the Bhakti List, in my opinion. 
>Therefore, I will merely point out some literature in this regard, and web 
>1. A Hindu Critique of Islam and Christianity by Ram Swarup
>2. Jesus Christ- An artifice for Aggression: By Sita Ram Goel
>3. The Psychology of Prophetism: By Koenraad Elst
>4. A History of Hindu-Christian Encounters: Sita Ram Goel
>5. Understanding Islam through Haadis: Ram Swarup
>6. Chaps 13-14 of Satyartha Prakash by Swami Dayanand Saraswati
>7. Jizyah and the spread of Islam by Harsh Narain
>These books will lead you to many other sources.