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Encyclopedia of Hinduism

Author: Constance Jones; James D Ryan, (Professor of Asian and comparative studies)
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2007.
Series: Encyclopedia of world religions.; Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
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Examines the living faith of Hinduism and its historical and social background and focuses on the most significant groups within this religion, noteworthy teachers and their contributions, the religions and cultural movements that enriched its history, and the diaspora of Hindu thought and practice around the world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jones, Constance, 1961-
Encyclopedia of Hinduism.
New York : Facts On File, ©2007
(DLC) 2006044419
(OCoLC)64771117
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Constance Jones; James D Ryan, (Professor of Asian and comparative studies)
ISBN: 9780816075645 0816075646 9780816054589 0816054584
OCLC Number: 191044722
Description: 1 online resource (xxxvii, 552 pages) : illustrations.
Series Title: Encyclopedia of world religions.; Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
Responsibility: Constance A. Jones and James D. Ryan.

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Examines the living faith of Hinduism and its historical and social background and focuses on the most significant groups within this religion, noteworthy teachers and their contributions, the religions and cultural movements that enriched its history, and the diaspora of Hindu thought and practice around the world.

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