Buddhism in the Astrakhan territory: stages of the historical development

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In authors article are considered the basic stages of distribution of the Buddhism on the Bottom Volga region, within the limits of the Astrakhan province. Analysed characteristic features of historical development of a Buddhist community (sangha) at Kalmyks, participation of Buddhist clergy in political life of region. Determined and considered specificity of interaction of a Buddhist community with secular authorities of region and national elite.

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A A Kurapov

The Astrakhan state technical university

Email: Akurapov78@rambler.ru <mailto:Akurapov78@rambler.ru>
Кафедра всемирной истории и политологии; Астраханский государственный технический университет; The Astrakhan state technical university


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