Hans Ji Maharaj and the Divya Sandesh Parishad
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Any attempt to document Shri Hans Ji Maharaj (1900–1966) runs into the immediate challenge of the paucity and reliability of available sources. To date four Web sites provide information on his biography and his teachings. In addition to the academic challenge of hagiography, the Web sites, with one exception, represent the viewpoints of religious movements that all…

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Ron Geaves, “Hans Ji Maharaj and the Divya Sandesh Parishad”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 16 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_9000000240>
First published online: 2012

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