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Indonesia II
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Hinduism in contemporary Indonesia often appears to resist the terms most familiar to historians of religion. The suit can be made to fit. But in practice the tradition itself is not always so readily defined with reference to important rituals, key dates, doctrines, texts, edicts, monuments, or great men. To be sure, recent years have seen all of these things,…

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Fox, Richard, “Indonesia II”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 05 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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