Mapping Sacred Geography in Medieval India: The Case of the Twelve Jyotirliṅgas

@article{Fleming2009MappingSG,
  title={Mapping Sacred Geography in Medieval India: The Case of the Twelve Jyotirliṅgas},
  author={B. Fleming},
  journal={International Journal of Hindu Studies},
  year={2009},
  volume={13},
  pages={51-81}
}
  • B. Fleming
  • Published 2009
  • International Journal of Hindu Studies
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