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Culture, religion, and philosophy

Culture, religion, and philosophy

critical studies in syncretism and inter-faith harmony

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Published by Rawat Publications in Jaipur .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Syncretism (Religion) -- India.,
    • Religion and culture -- India.,
    • India -- Religion.

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by N.K. Das.
      ContributionsDas, N. K. 1949-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2001.3 .C85 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination374 p. ;
      Number of Pages374
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3336765M
      ISBN 108170338204
      LC Control Number2004327328

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