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Monastic Landlordism In Sri Lanka

Monastic Landlordism in Sri Lanka - offers a comprehensive examination of the historical and socio-economic phenomenon of monastic landlordism in the context of Sri Lanka. Through meticulous research and insightful analysis, the book explores the complex relationships between Buddhist monastic institutions and land ownership, shedding light on the ways in which monasteries amassed wealth and wielded influence over the centuries. From the early medieval period to the colonial era and beyond, the narrative traces the evolution of monastic landlordism, examining its implications for society, politics, and the economy. With a keen focus on primary sources and empirical evidence, this book provides a nuanced understanding of the dynamics of power, privilege, and patronage within the Buddhist monastic establishment, making it essential reading for scholars, historians, and anyone interested in the history and culture of Sri Lanka.

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Publisher : Sarasavi Book Publisher

ISBN       : 9789553106520

Pages      : 122

Weight     : 160g

Binding    : Soft Binding

Name      : Monastic Landlordism In Sri Lanka

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Sarasavi Publishers (PVT) Ltd
Dr. K D G Wimalarathna


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