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Human values in Tibetan tradition

Saligrama Krishna Ramachandra Rao

Human values in Tibetan tradition

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Published by Gandhi Centre of Science and Human Values of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan in Bangalore .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158).

StatementS.K. Ramachandra Rao.
ContributionsGandhi Centre of Science and Human Values (Bangalore, India)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23236092M
LC Control Number2009311509

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