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In this study a social and cultural anthropologist and a specialist in the study of religion pool their talents to examine recent changes in popular religion in Sri Lanka. As the Sinhalas themselves perceive it, Buddhism proper has always shared the religious arena with a spirit religion. While Buddhism concerns salvation, the spirit religion focuses on worldly welfare. Buddhism Transformed describes and analyzes the changes that have profoundly altered the character of Sinhala religion in both areas.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780691019017
ISBN-10: 0691019010
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 155mm x 31mm)
Pages: 504
Imprint: Princeton University Press
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish Date: 10-Oct-1990
Country of Publication: United States

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