Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online

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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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Sardella, Ferdinando, “Sweden”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 20 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_9000000204>
First published online: 2018



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