The Gift of the Body and the Gift of Dharma

  title={The Gift of the Body and the Gift of Dharma},
  author={Reiko Ohnuma},
  journal={History of Religions},
  pages={323 - 359}
  • R. Ohnuma
  • Published 1 May 1998
  • Art
  • History of Religions
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