A good little anthology which distils some of the most profound gems of wisdom from the Hindu tradition for our enlightenment. They are set out under the headings: The Divine; Life and Death; Rules to Live By; The Self; Spirituality; Vices; Virtues; The World; and Miscellanea.
The Hindu tradition is ancient and diverse, with scriptures dating back to a distant point in the mists of time. Its followers aspire towards the divine through reflection, inner peace, and a recognition of human frailty in the light of a greater truth. This anthology distils some of the most profound gems of wisdom from the Hindu tradition into one single volume. Offering enlightenment on everything from "Dharma" to discipline, friendship to folly, the collection draws upon the full spectrum of Hindu thought, from the fables of the "Mahabharata to the words of Mahatma Gandhi. This spiritual guidance book should be of interest to those who seek comfort, help in adversity or simply inspiration.