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Levy, R.I. Afterthoughts. Hindu Studies 1, 581–595 (1997). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11407-997-0024-7

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Keywords

  • Moral Order
  • Sacred Space
  • Hindu Study
  • Greek City
  • Marked Symbolism