Glimpses of environmental precepts in Vedic literature
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Published by Shradhanand Vedic Shodh Sansthan, Gurukula Kangri Viswavidyalaya in Hardwar .
Written in English


  • Vedas -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Human ecology -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.,
  • Environmentalism -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes passages in Sanskrit.

Statementby B.D. Joshi.
ContributionsGurukula Kāṅgaṛī Viśvavidyālaya. Shradhanand Vedic Shodh Sansthan.
LC ClassificationsBL1112.47 .J66 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. ;
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL173475M
LC Control Number99956192

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