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How did the universe come to exist? what's the nature of its author? Is there a objective to human life? what's it to stay a very good life?
The Routledge Dictionary of spiritual and religious Quotations deals not only one, yet many, solutions to those questions. Geoffrey Parrinder has drawn on all of the nice books of global religions - the Bible, the Qur'an, Zoroastrian Gathas, Hindu Vedas, Bhagavad Gita, Jewish Mishnah, Sikh Adi Granth and chinese language Tao Te Ching - during this selection of over 3000 quotations. observe the phrases of prophets, students and mystics on concerns non secular and ethical, in addition to Plato on sexuality, Freud on faith and Gandhi on violence.
Originally released in 1990, The Routledge Dictionary of spiritual Quotations is now reissued with a brand new preface via Geoffrey Parrinder.

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