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Published by Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute in Pune, India .
Written in English



  • Kanheri (India),
  • India,
  • Kanheri.


  • Buddhist inscriptions -- India -- Kanheri,
  • Inscriptions, Prakrit -- India -- Kanheri,
  • Buddhist antiquities -- India -- Kanheri,
  • Cave temples, Buddhist -- India -- Kanheri,
  • Kanheri (India) -- Religion

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementShobhana Gokhale.
ContributionsDeccan College Post-graduate and Research Institute.
LC ClassificationsBQ249.I42 K365 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1686722M
LC Control Number91908578

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