Spreading the Dhamma

Author: Daniel M. Veidlinger
Subtitle: Writing, Orality and Textual Transmission in Northern Thailand
No of Pages: 280
Edition: 1st
Year of Publication: 2007
File Size: 2 MB
Permission: Sourced from A Handful of Leaves Library (www.ahandfulofleaves.org/library).
Blurb: Life is impacted by changing technologies. Theravãda Buddhist monks in premodern northern Thailand were impacted by the technologies of their day. They made decisions about that technology. This shaped the practice of Buddhism, the success of their orders and the very identity of the region.
Notes: Index. Bibliography. Notes.