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Getting to know Buddhism

Sunthorn Plamintr.

Getting to know Buddhism

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Published by Buddhadhamma Foundation in Bangkok .
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    Subjects:
  • Buddhism.,
  • Buddhism -- Doctrines.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sunthorn Plamintr.
    ContributionsMūnnithi Phutthatham (Bangkok, Thailand)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4165 .S96 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination206 p. :
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL148398M
    ISBN 109748908631
    LC Control Number99909657


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