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Obscure religious cults

Shashi Bhushan Dasgupta

Obscure religious cults

by Shashi Bhushan Dasgupta

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Published by Firma K.L. Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bengali literature -- History and criticism,
  • Buddhist sects -- India -- Bengal,
  • Sahajiyā,
  • Nātha sect,
  • Sufism -- India -- Bengal,
  • Bauls -- India -- Bengal,
  • India -- Bengal -- Religion

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Shashibhusan Das Gupta.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK1706 .D3 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlix, 436 p. ;
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18449394M

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Edition Notes Bibliographical footnotes. "Thesis approved by the University of Calcutta for the degree of Ph. D." First ed.,published under title: Obscure religious cults as background of Bengali saltybreezeandpinetrees.com: Books shelved as religion-cults: Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing Escape by Jenna Miscavige Hill, Under the Banner of He.

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It was founded in China in by Li Hongzhi. It combines elements of Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism with traditional Chinese folklore. Falun Gong aims to obtain mental and .When the word ‘cult’ is mentioned, I believe there is an automatic link (in the minds of many) to think of religious groups.

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