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Hinduism in Ceylon

Description The book consisting of two parts deals with the political and religious developments which have influenced the religion of Tamil residents of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) as well as the beliefs, practices and customs of Tamil Hindus. It sums up the history of Hinduism, both in the past and present, as practised in this Island country. The details are factual, chronological and language used is very lucid and readable. It makes a significant addition to the history of Ceylon.[edit]
Keywords Tamils, Sinhalese, Buddhism, Tamil Hindus, European Powers, Objects of worship, Temples, rituals, festivals, Pilgrimages, caste, Auspicious Days, Magic, Jaffna, Colombo, Wellawatta, [edit]
Accession Number   BK-001211
Author James Cartman
Year 1957
Script Roman
Language English
Publisher M.D. Gunasena
Custodian Kirpal Singh, Dr.
Length 21.0
Breadth 15.0
Completion Complete
Condition Good
Pages                         252
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