Encyclopedia of Love in World Religions, Volumes 1-2

Encyclopedia of Love in World Religions, Volumes 1-2

Yudit Kornberg Greenberg


Encyclopedia of affection in international Religions is the 1st reference paintings to provide a complete portrait of affection within the context of the vintage and modern literature of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism, in addition to different cultures and philosophies. Like no quantity released so far, it finds the entire richness of spiritual teachings on love in all its many kinds, exploring an intensive variety of themes that supply philosophical, mental, and spiritual views to lead the search for the which means of love.

Encyclopedia of affection in global Religions good points nearly three hundred topic entries, in addition to insightful biographic sketches of preeminent thinkers, all written by means of a multidisciplinary group of a few of the major students at the topic. Entries study either basic and culture-specific interpretations of affection: not only the dichotomy of religious and actual love, however the complete emotional spectrum of affection in relationships and practices. jointly, they surround love's integral—and occasionally conflicting—role in shaping ideals and behaviour in a greatly different world.

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