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Christ Across the Ganges: Hindu Responses to Jesus Sandy Bharat

Christ Across the Ganges: Hindu Responses to Jesus

Sandy Bharat

Published April 21st 2007
ISBN : 9781846940002
Paperback
215 pages
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In the last two centuries, some of Hinduisms greatest saints and scholars have lovingly embraced Christ and made him their own. Continuing and aggressive Christian mission in India is now making some Hindus anti-Christ as well as anti-Christian.MoreIn the last two centuries, some of Hinduisms greatest saints and scholars have lovingly embraced Christ and made him their own. Continuing and aggressive Christian mission in India is now making some Hindus anti-Christ as well as anti-Christian. Mission agencies are pouring millions into India to save the heathens. Religious tensions are increasing, hitting the headlines and claiming lives. Find out why mission disturbs Hindus. Find out how they have responded to their encounter with Christ and Christianity from colonial to contemporary times, in India and in the West. Discover how Hindus revere the Christ of faith rather than the Jesus of history. Explore the universal but not exclusive Christ of Hinduism. Find out the rich social and spiritual dimensions Hindus bring to reflection on Christ.