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Thank You India

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Maria Wirth's book is an ode to India and her wisdom. Stumbling into India on an accidental layover in 1980, she gets drawn into a seeker's journey, searching for truth and encountering the many remarkable men and women, gurus and teachers, who would act as guides for her decades in India. From Satya Sai Baba to Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, from Anandamayi Ma to Amma, she records her close personal encounters and experiences.

    Paperback, 313 pages
    Published 25-11-2018
  • Original Title : Thank You India
  • Publisher : Garuda Books
  • Genre : Indian Subcontinent
  • ISBN : 1942426097 (ISBN13: 9781942426097)
  • Language : English
  • User assigned genres : Hinduism Studies, Biographies and Memoirs
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Tushar Dashora rated it
October 03, 2019
A must read book for a sincere seeker.A German woman discovers India in its true "nature" and hindutva layer by layer.Like a sincere disciple she associates herself with various masters throughout her journey ranging from Osho to Haidakhan Baba to Anandmayi Ma and Said baba. She delves deeper and eventually takes "both an outer and an inner journey together" ! She uncovers the hidden treasure of Hindu scriptures and realizes that how deep Hinduism is in its understanding of the ultimate reality or the cosmic consciousness.She experiments with v ... more
May 31, 2019
One line review: The author of ‘Thank You India' has shared her journey in search of ‘truth' that ends in India. Depiction of her journey is free from all prejudices and favoritism. Author opines about various luminary, consigning readers to postulate that. How India misled away from its ancient wisdom on account of conspiracy of foreign powers, who tyrannized it, was also put down disarmingly in black and white by author. Maria Wirth also shows great concern toward deceptive attacks on India and India based ancient religion. Detailed revi ... more
Surbhi Rajput rated it
April 13, 2019
The book signifies the glory of Indian spirituality along with spirituality it also Lays emphasis on natural beauty and peoples of India. It can be said that in this book India is well defined by someone who is not rooted to the splendid country. The Author dedicated the book to the Rishes of ancient and modern times.It comprises of 45 contents each include the experience of meeting with different Indian saints and also various places she visited and people she met. According to her India is not a kind of country with whom she could fall in lov ... more


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