1TheravadaSEasia

1TheravadaSEasia - Buddhism in SE Asia Theravada The...

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Buddhism in SE Asia Theravada The Doctrine of the Elders
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The Transmission of Theravada Buddhism
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Transmission of Mahayana
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SE Asian Religious Culture 3rd century BCE (Asoka) Theravada in Sri Lanka and SE Asia Blend of Theravada/Mahayana and Brahmanic/Hindu 11th-15th centuries Theravada reform movement in SE Asia
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Theravada Buddhism Principles Centrality of Sangha and historical Buddha Alliance of Sangha and State power Monks practice meditation Lay people practice merit making for future rebirth
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Sri Lanka Buddhism %s
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Sri Lankan Buddhism 3rd century BCE onward waves of Buddhist interest and disinterest Theravada reform 12th century Portuguese, Dutch, English colonial domination Post WWII Buddhist nationalist movement
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SE Asia Buddhism Thailand, Burma, Cambodia - predominantly Theravada Histories of strong Buddhist Kings Devaraja (hindu influence) Chakravartin-bodhisattva (buddhist)
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First Contact and Development Asoka (maybe) 5th - 8th century Pali inscriptions in
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