It seems, therefore, justified to raise again the question whether the position of women in buddhist societies was better than that in non-buddhist societies of asia we will look briefly into the position in sri lanka, thailand, burma and tibet, at a time before the impact of the west was ever felt. Barnes, nancy j “buddhism” in women in world religions edited by arvind sharma, 105–134 albany: state university of new york press, 1987 e-mail citation » a formidable overview of the role of women in buddhist literatures and societies from the buddha’s day onward. Of buddhist modernism was developed by heinz bechert in describing changes around the globe in buddhist practices and beliefs in the last two hundred years or so as a result of buddhist interactions with west .
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