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Deunov, Peter Konstantinov
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Deunov, Peter Konstantinov, * 11 Jul 1864 (Hadurcha (presently Nikolaevka) (Bulgaria)), † 27 Jan 1944 (Izgreva (Bulgaria))

Deunov was born in a rural Bulgarian village in 1864, and went on to attend the American School of Theology and Science, run by American missionaries in the Danubian city of Svishtov. In 1888 he went to the United States, where he took courses at several Bible colleges and universities, including Boston University. He also became acquainted with several Theosophical and Rosicrucian bodies.

In 1895, Deunov returned to the Bulgarian city of Varna, where i…

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Introvigne, Massimo, “Deunov, Peter Konstantinov”, in: Dictionary of Gnosis & Western Esotericism. Consulted online on 05 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1873-8338_dgwe_DGWE_093>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004141872, 20061031

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