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9783895004544

Pakdeekham, Santi

Pitakamala. »The Garland of the Pitaka«

2011
13,0 x 21,0 cm, 380 S., incl. CD-Rom with digital images of the “Pitakamalas” of Wat Phra Luang and Wat Ratanaram, Broschur
39,00 €

ISBN: 9783895004544

Kurze Beschreibung

“Pitakamala” or “The Garland of the Pitaka” is a Northern Thai text that describes the Buddhist scriptures as they were traditionally transmitted in palm-leaf manuscripts kept in temple libraries. Different versions are known. This volume, the first time a “Pitakamala” text has been published, presents the “Pitakamala” of Wat Pa Duea, Chiang Mai, in Central Thai and romam scripts. The text is divided into twenty-three sections, and gives a total of 1,435 titles. There are introductions and indexes in English and Thai.

Autoreninfo

Dr. Santi Pakdeekham is a lecturer in the Department of Thai and Oriental Languages at Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok.

Schlagworte

Buddhismus (36) || Buddhismus: Heilige Texte (5) || Religion und Glaube (209) || Sprachwissenschaft, Linguistik (620) || Texte: Antike & Mittelalter (62) || Übersetzen und Dolmetschen (2)