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Ecology
(9,820 words)

While Hindus have rich resources for approaching questions of ecology, any discussion of Hinduism and ecology must begin with awareness that comprehensive notions of the environment as a­ fragile and endangered aspect of existence – as are widely shared today – were not historically…

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E. Nelson, Lance, “Ecology”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 14 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_9000000157>
First published online: 2018



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