Wendy Doniger

Wendy Doniger

This is a complete list of Wendy Doniger books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

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List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Mahabharata: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic (With: R.K. Narayan)
-400
2
Siva
1973
3
Hindu Myths
1975
4
The Concept Of Duty In South Asia
1978
5
Sexual Metaphors and Animal Symbols in Indian Mythology
1980
6
Karma and Rebirth in Classical Indian Traditions
1980
7
Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts
1982
8
Elephanta
1983
9
Dreams, Illusion, and Other Realities
1984
10
The Oresteia (With: David Grene)
The Oresteia (With: David Grene)
1986
11
Hermeneutics, Politics, and the History of Religions (With: Christian Wedemeyer)
1986
12
Other Peoples' Myths
1988
13
Animals in Four Worlds (With: Stella Snead)
Animals in Four Worlds (With: Stella Snead)
1989
14
Purana Perennis
1993
15
Language and Style of the Vedic Rsis
1994
16
Off with Her Head!
1995
17
Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of World Religions
2000
18
Bed As Autobiography: A Visual Exploration of John Ransom Phillips (With: John Ransom Phillips, Ariel Orr Jordan)
Bed As Autobiography: A Visual Exploration of John Ransom Phillips (With: John Ransom Phillips, Ariel Orr Jordan)
2004
19
Britannica Encyclopedia of World Religions
2006
20
10
The Hindus
2009
21
Going Forth by Day (With: John Ransom Phillips, John Ransom Philips)
Going Forth by Day (With: John Ransom Phillips, John Ransom Philips)
2009
22
John Ransom Phillips (With: John Ransom Phillips)
John Ransom Phillips (With: John Ransom Phillips)
2009
23
The Magic Doe
2011
24
Love's Subtle Magic (With: Aditya Behl)
Love's Subtle Magic (With: Aditya Behl)
2012
25
On Hinduism
2013
26
Pluralism and Democracy in India
2014
27
Many Visions, Many Versions (With: David Walker, Aurogeeta Das, Umesh Gaur, Frank Korom, B.R. Mani, David Szanton)
Many Visions, Many Versions (With: David Walker, Aurogeeta Das, Umesh Gaur, Frank Korom, B.R. Mani, David Szanton)
2017
28
Against Dharma
2018
29
Beyond Dharma
2018
30
The Dream Narrative - Dreams of God and Mortals in Classical Hinduism
2020
31
An American Girl in India
2022

List of American Lectures on the History of Religions Books in Publication Order (with Bruce B. Lawrence)

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Implied Spider
1998
2
New Faiths, Old Fears (By: Bruce B. Lawrence)
New Faiths, Old Fears (By: Bruce B. Lawrence)
2002
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List of Bollingen Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Shamanism (With: Mircea Eliade, Willard R. Trask)
Shamanism (With: Mircea Eliade, Willard R. Trask)
2023

List of Hermeneutics: Studies in the History of Religions Books in Publication Order

List of Jordan Lectures In Comparative Religion Books in Publication Order

List of Mandel Lectures in the Humanities Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Nearest Thing to Life (By: James Wood)
The Nearest Thing to Life (By: James Wood)
2015
2
The Nearest Thing to Life (By: James Wood)
The Nearest Thing to Life (By: James Wood)
2015
3
The Divine Spark of Syracuse (By: Ingrid D. Rowland)
The Divine Spark of Syracuse (By: Ingrid D. Rowland)
2018
4
The Donigers of Great Neck
2019
5
Why Fiction Matters in Contemporary China (By: David Der-wei Wang)
2020
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List of Richard Lectures Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
White, Red, and Black: The Seventeenth-Century Virginian (By: Wesley Frank Craven)
1971
2
The Mystery of Continuity: Time & History, Memory & Eternity in the Thought of Saint Augustine (By: Jaroslav Pelikan)
1986
3
Fathoming the Cosmos and Ordering the World: The Yijing I Ching, or Classic of Changes and Its Evolution in China (By: Richard J. Smith)
2008
4
The Virtues of Mendacity (By: Martin Jay)
The Virtues of Mendacity (By: Martin Jay)
2010
5
The Virtues of Mendacity (By: Martin Jay)
The Virtues of Mendacity (By: Martin Jay)
2010
6
The Reason of the Gift (By: Stephen E. Lewis)
The Reason of the Gift (By: Stephen E. Lewis)
2011
7
From Theology to Theological Thinking (By: William C. Hackett)
From Theology to Theological Thinking (By: William C. Hackett)
2014
8
Winged Stallions and Wicked Mares
2021
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List of Studies in Religion and Culture Books in Publication Order (with Laurie L. Patton)

List of SUNY: Hindu Studies Books in Publication Order (with Lynn Teskey Denton)

List of Terry Lectures Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Courage to Be (By: Paul Tillich)
The Courage to Be (By: Paul Tillich)
1952
2
Belief in God in an Age of Science (By: John C. Polkinghorne)
Belief in God in an Age of Science (By: John C. Polkinghorne)
1998
3
Israelis and the Jewish Tradition (By: David Hartman)
2000
4
The Empirical Stance (By: Bas C. Van Fraassen)
The Empirical Stance (By: Bas C. Van Fraassen)
2002
5
One World (By: Peter Singer)
One World (By: Peter Singer)
2002
6
Thinking in Circles (By: Mary Douglas)
Thinking in Circles (By: Mary Douglas)
2007
7
Reason, Faith, and Revolution (By: Terry Eagleton)
Reason, Faith, and Revolution (By: Terry Eagleton)
2009
8
Natural Reflections (By: Barbara Herrnstein Smith)
Natural Reflections (By: Barbara Herrnstein Smith)
2010
9
Islam, Science, and the Challenge of History (By: Ahmad S. Dallal)
2010
10
The New Universe and the Human Future (By: Nancy Ellen Abrams)
The New Universe and the Human Future (By: Nancy Ellen Abrams)
2011
11
The Scientific Buddha (By: Donald S. Lopez Jr.)
The Scientific Buddha (By: Donald S. Lopez Jr.)
2012
12
A Common Faith (By: John Dewey)
A Common Faith (By: John Dewey)
2013
13
Life After Faith (By: Philip Kitcher)
Life After Faith (By: Philip Kitcher)
2014
14
Private Doubt, Public Dilemma (By: Keith S. Thomson)
Private Doubt, Public Dilemma (By: Keith S. Thomson)
2015
15
A Way of Life (By: Judith Farquhar)
A Way of Life (By: Judith Farquhar)
2020
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List of Textual Studies for the Study of Religion Books in Publication Order

List of Worlds of Desire: The Chicago Books on Sexuality, Gender, and Culture in Publication Order

List of Wendy Doniger Anthologies in Publication Order

Wendy Doniger: Biography

Wendy Doniger is probably best known for their Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 31 books available. The first was released in -400 with the novel The Mahabharata: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic. The most recently released novel was An American Girl in India which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by Wendy at this time.

Wendy Doniger: Author Insights

The highest rated book by Wendy Doniger on Book Notification is The Hindus, a Non-Fiction book.

The most read book by Wendy Doniger on Book Notification is The Hindus, a Non-Fiction book.

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Wendy Doniger are:

  1. Stephen King, author of the The Dark Tower Series.
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  3. Charles Dickens, author of the novel: A Tale of Two Cities.
  4. John Sandford, author of the Prey/Lucas Davenport Series.
  5. Daniel Silva, author of the Gabriel Allon Series.

Wendy Doniger: F.A.Q

What was the first book Wendy Doniger wrote?

The first novel written by Wendy Doniger was The Mahabharata: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic, published in -400.

What was the most recent book Wendy Doniger wrote?

Their most recently released work was Shamanism on February 4th, 2023.

Will there be any more books by Wendy Doniger?

Wendy Doniger does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Wendy Doniger written?

Wendy Doniger has written 48 books across 13 series.
  • 7 Standalone Novels
  • 31 Non-Fiction Books
  • 1 book in the American Lectures on the History of Religions Series
  • 1 book in the Bollingen Series
  • 1 book in the Hermeneutics: Studies in the History of Religions Series
  • 1 book in the Jordan Lectures In Comparative Religion Series
  • 1 book in the Mandel Lectures in the Humanities Series
  • 1 book in the Richard Lectures Series
  • 1 book in the Studies in Religion and Culture Series
  • 1 book in the SUNY: Hindu Studies Series
  • 1 book in the Textual Studies for the Study of Religion Series
  • 1 book in the Worlds of Desire: The Chicago Series on Sexuality, Gender, and Culture

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