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Basava (<i>c.</i>1106–67)

John Bowker

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780192800947
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727221
Basava (c.1106–67)

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(c.1106–67/8).

A Hindu religious reformer, associated with the founding of the Liṅgāyata, also known as Vīraśaivism.

Reference Entry.  155 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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