Religious Movements and Institutions in Medieval India
J. S. Grewal
Oxford University Press, 2006 - History - 598 pages
Part of the Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy, and Culture series on medieval Indian history, this volume looks at the period through the larger parameters of religion and religious movements within some of the country's major religions.
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