The glories of Hindustan

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Published by Methuen & Co. in London .

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Statementby Ernst Alfred Nawrath.
SeriesSAMP early 20th-century Indian books project ;, item 09118.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm BUL-ENG-216 (D)
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, [242] p.
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL644868M
LC Control Number96910207

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The book is meticulously edited by Dahiya whorendered the original Anglo-Nordic script in modern english without disturbing the original diction and structure and has relied upon the works of Charles Jonston`s the system of Vedanra and on Lawrence Dawson in The Nuttall Encyclopaedia for transliteration and standerdization of spelling of proper names.

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In the book of Habakkuk, God made a promise that one day the knowledge of His glory will cover the earth as the water covers the sea. AIMIM Bihar president Akhtarul Iman. Bihar unit president of AIMIM and newly elected MLA from Amour in Purnia, Akhtarul Iman replaced the word “Hindustan” with “Bharat” while taking oath as legislator in the Legislative Assembly on Monday, triggering criticism from a BJP member.

Congress MLA from Kadwa Shakil Ahmad Khan, meanwhile, took oath in Sanskrit, calling it the mother of all.

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