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By Gurinder Singh Mann,Paul Numrich,Raymond Williams

Buddhists, Hindus, and Sikhs in the US explores the demanding situations that Asian immigrants face while their religion--and hence culture--is "remade within the america" Peppered with tales of person humans and the way they really stay their faith, this informative e-book supplies an summary of every religion's ideals, a brief background of immigration--and discrimination--for every one staff, and the way immigrants have tailored their spiritual ideals in view that they arrived. alongside the best way, the jobs of fellows and ladies, perspectives towards relationship and marriage, the connection to the place of origin, the "brain drain" from Asia of scientists, engineers, physicians, and different execs, and American offshoots of Asian religions, similar to the Hare Krishnas and Transcendental Meditation (TM), are discussed.

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