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Mahathma Ghandis Concept of Ahimsa (non-violence): A Case for Close Links of Intertextuality

Palapathwala, Ruwan (2007) Mahathma Ghandis Concept of Ahimsa (non-violence): A Case for Close Links of Intertextuality. In: One Word, Many Visions: A re-reading of the Holy Books. Dr Alexander Marthoma Centre for Dialogue and Intertextuality, pp. 88-104. ISBN 8190236505

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Abstract

This chapter argues that Ghandi's concept of Ahimsa - non-violence - is a clear illustration of the close intertextual links between different scriptural texts.

Item Type: Book Chapters
Repository Version: Published Version
Keywords: Mahatma Ghandi, intertextuality, Buddhism, Scriptures, Ahimsa
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220402 Comparative Religious Studies
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: A - World Religions
College/Association with University of Divinity: UFT-TCTS: United Faculty of Theology - Trinity College Theological School
Depositing User: Cate Headey
Date Deposited: 18 May 2010 03:13
Last Modified: 11 Mar 2012 23:10
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/392

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