This is a textbook dealing with the living religions on India. It has been written by a scholar who has devoted more than fifty years in pondering over the subject. The account of each religion is accurate and reliable. The book aims at establishing harmony between religions.Designed as a textbook this work gives a satisfying account of the major religions of the world. The common topics for comparison are: God, world, soul, heaven, hell, day of judgement, destiny of each soul, rebirth, sadhana, etc.
Dr. Y. Masih Ph. D. (Edinburgh), D. Litt. (Patna), was born in 1916. He retired in 1978 as a professor from Magadh University but remained a UGC teacher of Philosophy from 1978 to 1983.Dr. Masih devoted his life in conducting and guiding research work in Philosophy.