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An outline of Buddhism for schools

Upasaka Devamitra

An outline of Buddhism for schools

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Published by Friends of the Western Buddhist Order in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementUpasaka Devamitra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4022 .D37
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[1], 22 p. ;
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4935988M
    ISBN 100904766039
    LC Control Number76363054
    OCLC/WorldCa2543258

    The following outline is provided as an overview of, and topical guide to, Buddhism: Buddhism (Pali/Sanskrit: बौद्ध धर्म Bauddha Dharma) — religion and philosophy encompassing a variety of traditions, beliefs and practices, largely based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha (Pāli/Sanskrit "the awakened one").


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