Invading the Sacred – An Analysis of Hinduism Studies in America

Invading the Sacred. The relations between the academic community and the Hindu community in North America have been characterized by a sharp debate. It was prompted by the reservations expressed by a significant number of Hindus in North America over the way Hinduism is portrayed in the Western academia. Invading the Sacred is a chronicle of an important attempt to start a new kind of dialog in India-related cultural and post-colonial studies edited by Krishnan Ramaswamy, Antonio de Nicolas and Aditi Banerjee. – With their permission the pdf-ebook is posted here. Download Invading the Sacred (564 pages/3.9 MB):

 Invading the Sacred