Tag Archives: Tudong

Life in the Saffron Forest: Chapter 14

Sathien­pong Wanapok’s descrip­tion of the Bud­dhist monk who kept ascetic prac­tices but thought he was supe­ri­or to oth­ers. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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LIfe in the Saffron Forest: Chapter 13

A descrip­tion by Sathien­pong Wanapok of his life as a novice monk in Thai­land, and the prac­tice of chant­i­ng and keep­ing ascetic obser­vances. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Tudong – a Journey into the Unknown

A descrip­tion of the Bud­dhist ascetic prac­tice of ‘tudong’ and its devel­op­ment into a tra­di­tion of pil­grim­age. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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