"MAE CHEES" THE SPIRITUAL SUBORDINATION OF THAI WOMEN (2012) (16/54)

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Thai nuns carry out evening meditation at the Sathira Dhammasathan meditation centre. The mae chii are the most numerous group of Thai Buddhist renunciant women.They observe eight precepts: to abstain from killing living beings; to abstain from taking what has not been given; to abstain from sexual activity; to abstain from lying speech; to abstain from drinking liquor or taking anything that may intoxicate the mind; to abstain from eating after noon; to abstain from watching dancing, singing, shows and from adorning oneself; to abstain from using a high bed.
Thai nuns carry out evening meditation at the Sathira Dhammasathan meditation centre. The mae chii are the most numerous group of Thai Buddhist renunciant women.They observe eight precepts: to abstain from killing living beings; to abstain from taking what has not been given; to abstain from sexual activity; to abstain from lying speech; to abstain from drinking liquor or taking anything that may intoxicate the mind; to abstain from eating after noon; to abstain from watching dancing,...
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