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Hindu religious tradition

Pratima Bowes

Hindu religious tradition

a philosophical approach

by Pratima Bowes

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Published by Allied Publishers in Bombay .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Hinduism,
  • Philosophy, Hindu

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPratima Bowes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1202 .B68 1976, BL1202 B68 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19004589M

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