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Myths of creation

Myths of creation

papers read at the Seminar on 17th March 1985, Department of Sanskrit

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Published by University of Bombay in Bombay .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creation -- Comparative studies -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor, S.S. Dange.
    ContributionsDange, Sindhu S., Seminar on "Myths of Creation" (1985 : Sanskrit Dept., University of Bombay)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL226 .M98 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2512759M
    LC Control Number87904909

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