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Zaehner, R. C. (Robert Charles) 1913-1974

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Works: 108 works in 597 publications in 5 languages and 17,215 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Comparative studies  History  Encyclopedias  Commentaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Controversial literature 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Translator, Adapter, Author of introduction
Classifications: BL1202, 294.5
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Most widely held works by R. C Zaehner
Hindu scriptures by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
35 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional Hindu texts in translation that includes the Veda, the Upanishads, the Gita, the Dharma books, Tantra, and the Bhagavata Purana
Hinduism by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
60 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religious beliefs and their effects on the daily life of the people, from the 2d millenium B. C. through Ghandhi, in a brief survey for the general reader
The concise encyclopedia of living faiths by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
43 editions published between 1957 and 1977 in English and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dawn and twilight of Zoroastrianism by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
23 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hindu and Muslim mysticism by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
29 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work traces the development of mystical thought during the formative periods of the Hindu and Muslim traditions and provides comparisons between the two streams of mysticism. The author's discussion includes the classical Upanishads, the Yogasutras, the Bhagavad-Gita and their commentaries. His study of the Islamic tradition includes the Monastic revolution introduced by Abu Yazid, which the author traces to the influence of Indian thought and the later writings of Ghazali
The Bhagavad-Gītā : with a commentary based on the original sources by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
27 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and Multiple languages and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The teachings of the magi : a compendium of Zoroastrian beliefs by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
24 editions published between 1956 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concordant discord: the interdependence of faiths: being the Gifford lectures on natural religion delivered at St. Andrews in 1967-1969 by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mysticism sacred and profane : an inquiry into some varieties of praeternatural experience by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
44 editions published between 1957 and 1980 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evolution in religion: a study in Sri Aurobindo and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
7 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christianity and other religions by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
5 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zen, drugs, and mysticism by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At sundry times : an essay in the comparison of religions by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our savage god : the perverse use of eastern thought by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
9 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mysticism, sacred and profane; an inquiry into some varieties of praeter-natural experience by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The comparison of religions by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Matter and spirit: their convergence in Eastern religions, Marx, and Teilhard de Chardin by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drugs, mysticism and make-believe by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zurvan, a Zoroastrian dilemma by R. C Zaehner ( Book )
21 editions published between 1955 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Zaehner, R. C.
Zaehner, R. C. 1913-1974
Zaehner, R. C. (Robert Charles), 1913-1974
Zaehner, Robert C.
Zaehner, Robert Charles.
Zaehner, Robert Charles, 1913-1974
ر. سي. زينر، 1913-1974
رابرت چارلز ونر
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