3 edition of religious revolution of Lanka found in the catalog.
religious revolution of Lanka
Hubert Melizan Clement De Silva
Bibliography: p. 28.
|Statement||by H. M. C. de Silva.|
|LC Classifications||BL430 .D45|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||4, vi, 28 p.|
|Number of Pages||28|
|LC Control Number||79903251|
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InTheravada Buddhists in Sri Lanka and throughout Southeast Asia celebrated the th anniversary of the Buddha`s entry into Nirvana and of the establishment of the Buddhist tradition.
This book examines this revival of Theravada Buddhism among the laity of Sri Lanka, analysing its origins and its growth up to the present-day.
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