Indonesia II
(3,446 words)

Hinduism in contemporary Indonesia often appears to resist the terms most familiar to historians of religion. The suit can be made to fit. But in practice the tradition itself is not always so readily defined with reference to important rituals, key dates, doctrines, texts, edicts, monuments, or great men. To be sure, recent years have seen all of the…

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Richard Fox, “Indonesia II”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 16 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2012

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