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Jainism in a global perspective

Parliament of the World"s Religions (1993 Chicago, Ill.)

Jainism in a global perspective

a compilation of the papers presented at the Parliament of World"s Religions, Chicago (U.S.A.), 1993 : foreword by Ambassador Dr. N.P. Jain

by Parliament of the World"s Religions (1993 Chicago, Ill.)

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Published by Pārśvanātha Vidyāpīṭha in Varanasi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jainism -- Congresses

  • About the Edition

    Seminar papers.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical reference.

    Statementeditors, Sagarmal Jain & Shriprakash Pandey.
    SeriesPārśvanātha Vidyāpīṭh series ;, no. 113, Pārśvanātha Vidyāpīṭha granthamālā ;, 113.
    ContributionsJaina, Sāgaramala., Pandey, Shriprakash., Pārśvanātha Vidyāpīṭha.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1355.J35 P37 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 363 p. :
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL158949M
    ISBN 108186715371
    LC Control Number99934642

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