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By Thomas A. Forsthoefel, Cynthia Ann Humes

Gurus in America presents an exceptional creation to the guru phenomenon within the usa, with in-depth analyses of 9 very important Hindu gurus--Adi Da, Ammachi, Mayi Chidvilasananda, Gurani Anjali, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Osho, Ramana Maharshi, Sai Baba, and Swami Bhaktivedanta. All of those experts have attracted major followings within the U.S. and approximately all have lived the following for massive sessions of time. The book's individuals speak about the features of every guru's teachings, the background of every move, and the actual building of Hinduism each one guru bargains. members additionally deal with the spiritual and cultural interplay, translation, and transplantation that happens whilst authorities supply their teachings in the USA. it is a interesting consultant that would elucidate an immense point in America's diversified and ever-changing religious panorama.

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