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Monks and magic

Barend Jan Terwiel

Monks and magic

an analysis of religious ceremonies in central Thailand

by Barend Jan Terwiel

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Published by Studentlitteratur in Lund .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhist rites and ceremonies -- Thailand.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 286-296.

    StatementB. J.Terwiel.
    SeriesMonograph series - Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies -- no. 24, Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies monograph series -- no. 24
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4990.T4 T47, BQ4990T4 T47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 296 p.:
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18839546M
    ISBN 100700700919
    OCLC/WorldCa185710863

    Jan 28,  · What makes a book of magic forbidden? Dr. Sophie Page is Associate Professor in History at UCL (University College London), and a lecturer in medieval history. In , Dr. Page published Magic in. The relationship between the members of the Sangha (community of Buddhist monks) and the practitioners of magic in Thailand combine in a variety of ways, as one system (the Spirit religions) deals with the aspects of gain in this world (laukika), whilst the other (Buddhism) advocates the importance of salvation and ideas of transcendence.

    Book trilogy about magic monks/wizards and an evil empire/kingdom. Ask Question Asked 4 years, 5 months ago. Active 1 year, 5 months ago. Viewed times 4. When I was a kid, around , I read a trilogy of fantasy novels that I've forgotten the name of. They're about a boy who lives on an island. Monk can refer to: Monk (H2GB), the Castle creature from Heroes of Might and Magic II (Game Boy Color)., Monk (H3), the Castle creature from Heroes of Might and Magic III., Monk (H4), the Haven creature from Heroes of Might and Magic IV., Monk (H4 class), the .

    Heroes of Might and Magic. In Heroes of Might and Magic IV, the monk is both a class for heroes and a basic unit: The basic unit is a magical ranged fighter. The hero class is reached by learning both Life Magic and Order Magic, and has the special ability to take less damage from Chaos attacks. Guild Wars. Dec 04,  · Monks and Magic, the classic account of Buddhism in rural Central Thailand that was first published in , has been reprinted with a new preface and postscript and with additions to the text. The book is organized around the ways in which engagement with Buddhism develops through the life-course of villagers.


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First published inB.J. Terwiel’s Monks and Magic remains a widely cited text. This is an absorbing study of Buddhism as practised at that time in a community in rural Central Thailand, describing how esoteric spells and magical diagrams were the main interest of children and adolescents but full ritual knowledge was obtained in adulthood and tempered by life experiences.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(2). Thread-winding magic for “men with obstructed water” and “women with inverted wombs.” The monk knots and unknots the red thread several times while reciting mantras.

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May 31,  · First published inB.J. Terwiel's "Monks and Magic" remains a widely cited text. This is an absorbing study of Buddhism as practised at that time in a community in rural Central Thailand.

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