Glow of Purushottam Sri Ram: Hanuman's Quest

Glow of Purushottam Sri Ram

Book 6
Osmora Incorporated
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The Glow of Purushottam Sri Ram - Hanuman's Quest is the sixth of the eight book series written in English rhyme on Lord Ram.

It gives an account of the advent of Hanuman in Lanka.

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The unique work of Munindra Misra in English rhyme on Hinduism and Hindu culture, provides the global English reader, an understanding of the Sanatan Dharma (Hindu culture). His works peep into the heart and expression of this fascinating belief system and makes it easy to comprehend and appreciate. It is a must-read for anyone interested in the Sanatan Dharma or Hindu culture, to the English-speaking Hindu population and anyone studying religion and culture. Misra was honoured with a badge and awarded “Top Viewed Author Award” by Knol – A unit of knowledge of Google in 2011.

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Publisher
Osmora Incorporated
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Published on
Nov 15, 2018
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Pages
51
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ISBN
9782765931546
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Language
English
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Genres
Philosophy / Eastern
Religion / Hinduism / Sacred Writings
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