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Buddhist activities in the world today

International Buddhist Conference (11th 1985 Bodhgaya)

Buddhist activities in the world today

(proceedings of the 11th International Buddhist Conference) 1985

by International Buddhist Conference (11th 1985 Bodhgaya)

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Published by International Buddhist Conference in Bodhgaya .
Written in English


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Statement(editor: Upedra Thakur).
ContributionsThakur, Upedra.
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Open LibraryOL14462883M

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