The philosophical foundations of Hinduism
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The philosophical foundations of Hinduism by A. Ramamurty

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Published by D.K. Printworld in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Hinduism,
  • Philosophy, Hindu

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-214) and index.

StatementA. Ramamurty.
SeriesContemporary researches in Hindu philosophy & religion ;, no. 12
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2002/01430, BL1202
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6816894M
ISBN 108124601631
LC Control Number00289722

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