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spirit of Buddhism

Gour, Hari Singh Sir

spirit of Buddhism

being an examination--analytical--explanatory and critical of the life of the founder of Buddhism: his religion and philosophy, its influence upon other religions, philosophies and on the ancient and modern social and ethical systems, social upheavals and revolutionary movements.

by Gour, Hari Singh Sir

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Published by Luzac and co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gautama Buddha.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Sir Hari Singh Gour.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., xxxi, 565 p.
    Number of Pages565
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22338218M


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