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impact of ancient Indian thought on Christianity

V. W. Deshpande

impact of ancient Indian thought on Christianity

by V. W. Deshpande

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Published by APH Pub. Corp. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and other religions -- Hinduism.,
  • Hinduism -- Relations -- Christianity.,
  • Hinduism -- Influence.,
  • Buddhism -- Influence.

  • About the Edition

    Impact of Hinduism and influence of Buddhism on Christianity.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-352) and index.

    Statementby V.W. Deshpande.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR128.H5 D38 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 359 p. :
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL948965M
    ISBN 108170247128
    LC Control Number95906291

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