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By: Alan Trevithick

Revival of Buddhist Pilgrimage at Bodh Gaya <br>By: Alan Trevithick


 
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Author: Alan Trevithick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 16237
Publication Date: 2001 & 2006

Product Code: 16237
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Alan Trevithick spent three years researching primary documents in New Delhi, Sarnath, Colombo, and London, in order to present this history (1874-1949) of the Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya. This is the first such account, and it details for the first time the administrative, legal and legislative activities which shaped the temple`s current status as one of the world`s most popular pilgrimage sites. Also included is an innovative biographical essay on Anagarika Dharmapala, the Sinhalese activist who first came to India in the late 19th century as a guest of the Theosohical society: his subsequent actions substantially affected the development of Bodh Gaya as a site of international importance.

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