Year published :December 2015
Pages :404 pp.
Size :17.5x24 cm.
Rights :Thailand only
Lao Sangha and Modernity, The: Research at the Buddhist Archives of Luang Prabang, 2005 to 2015by Anantha Publishing
Edited by Volker Grabowsky, Hans Georg Berger, Khamvone Boulyaphonh and Bunleuth Sengsoulin
A scholarly resource for Lao history, religion, literature, art and photography, this book assembles leading experts in the field with their analysis of rare collections of manuscripts, photographs, notebooks and printed material. A long-awaited contemporary study on the monastic community and its role in modern society.