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Buddhism in India

D. C. Ahir

Buddhism in India

rediscovery, revival, and development

by D. C. Ahir

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Published by Buddhist World Press in Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementD.C. Ahir
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBQ336 .A35 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 296 p., 12 p. of plates :
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24470387M
ISBN 108190821261
ISBN 109788190821261
LC Control Number2010319710
OCLC/WorldCa543297959

book, among them the late Kensur Yéshé Thubten of Loseling Monastic College, with whom I studied in graduate school and during a year in India. Throughout my time in graduate school, Géshé Jambel Thardo / introduction to tibetan buddhism. The book contains 16 chapters and about one hundred articles written by eminent Buddhist scholars from India, China, Japan, Sri Lanka, Nepal. Buddhism is a way of Life, oof purity in thinking speaking and acting. This book gives an account of Buddhism not only in India but also in other countries of the East.

Buddhism. K likes. Facebook page for This world is not created by God, only the soul is creating everything. The source of the living space is that the soul needs to create something like this, let him have a home and have a living ers: K.   The book, published by Penguin Random House India, tries to deal with the complexities of the Buddhist Himalayas - the interplay between religion and politics, the sectarian divides, the.

Buddhism in India Book Summary: This book is an historical survey of Buddhism in India and shows how over a period of years, Buddhism has been engaged in a struggle against caste-hierarchy. It has challenged Brahmanism, the main exploitative system of traditional Indian society, and instead endeavoured to build religious egalitarianism. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxxx, pages: genealogical tables, map ; 25 cm: Responsibility: Kanai Lal Hazra.


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