In Search of the Cradle of Civilization | Author: Georg Feuerstein, Subhash Kak and David Frawley | Price: $18.95 | Type: paperback | Pages: 341 | ISBN: 0-8356-0741-0 | Publisher: Quest Books | First Published: 1995 | Editions: USA, India (Motilal Banarsidass), Germany
For decades, schoolbooks have taught that Sumer was the cradle of civilization. Conventional scholarship has also held that Aryan civilization came to India by way of invasions from the north. But in this ground-breaking book, three renowned scholars show that there was no “Aryan invasion,” and that India, not Sumer, was the cradle of civilized humanity. “A scholarly masterpiece. – Deepak Chopra
This book features the work of three important scholars in the field and provides a wide range of issues and information on the Vedic civilization of ancient India and its importance. Covers topics like archaeology, archao-astronomy, Vedic science, Vedic Yoga and geological information like the Sarasvati River. Feuerstein is one of the most important Yoga scholars today, Kak one of the main Vedic scholars and scholar of Vedic science, and Frawley one of the main Vedic and Yoga scholars both in India and in the West.
Required reading for our Vedic teacher training programs.