Recommended Reading on Hinduism

From liberal to orthodox and the abstract and philosophical to the mundane, HAF seeks to provide resources which reflect the great diversity of Hindu belief and practice.  The Foundation regularly updates this list with relevant resources about Hinduism and the global Hindu community.

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Hinduism
by Linda Johnsen

 

Dancing with Siva: Hinduism’s Contemporary Catechism
  by Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami

 

Bhagavad Gita
by Swami Chinmayananda (online version at http://www.journeytothetruth.com/

 

  Hinduism Today Magazine 

 

 What is Hinduism? From the Editors of Hinduism Today

 

India Unveiled by Robert Arnett

 

A Survey of Hinduism by Klaus Klostermaier

 

 

Hinduism: A Beginner's Guide by Klaus Klostermaier

 

 

Understanding the Swastika: Brochure (pdf download)

All about Puja: A Guide for Educators

Reading for Children

Finders Keepers? by Robert Arnett

 

 

 Amma, Tell Me about Diwali by Bhakti Mathur

 

 

Lighting a Lamp: Diwali Story by Jonny Zucker

 

 

Diwali by Christina Mia Gardeski