Sweden
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Hinduism in Sweden is represented by communities and individuals segmented according to ethnic, linguistic, and cultural borders. It is visible through temples and shrines, newly established guru movements, and the widespread practice of yoga . Umbrella organizations have been created for the purpose of cooperation and representation, and …

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Ferdinando Sardella, “Sweden”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 20 July 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_9000000204>
First published online: 2012



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