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Rebuilding Buddhism

The Theravada Movement in Twentieth-Century Nepal

by Sarah LeVine

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Eastern - General,
  • History,
  • Religion / Buddhism,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9703417M
    ISBN 100674025547
    ISBN 109780674025547

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Based on extensive fieldwork, interviews, and historical reconstruction, the book provides a rich portrait of the different ways of being a Nepali Buddhist over the past seventy years.

At the same time it explores the impact of the Theravada movement and what its gradual success has meant for Buddhism Cited by: Based on extensive fieldwork, interviews, and historical reconstruction, the book provides a rich portrait of the different ways of being a Nepali Buddhist over the past seventy years.

At the same time it explores the impact of the Theravada movement and what its gradual success has meant for Buddhism Author: Sarah LeVine. Lucidly and engagingly written, Rebuilding Buddhism is the first in-depth and sociologically sophisticated study of the Theravada revival in Nepal, whose Buddhism before the twentieth century was wholly Mahayanist.

Its careful description and analysis of social, cultural, economic and above all gender dynamics make it required reading for anyone interested in Buddhism Price: $ Based on extensive fieldwork, interviews, and historical reconstruction, the book provides a rich portrait of the different ways of being a Nepali Buddhist over the past seventy years.

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About the Book: Rebuilding Buddhism describes in evocative detail the experiences and achievements of Nepalis who have adopted Theravada Buddhism.

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Both medi-tation and service form salient characteristics of Buddhism. In fact, all Buddhist nations grew up in the cradle of Buddhism.