Lhasa, china - august 6: tibetan woman pray in front of the jokhang temple, the heart of tibetan buddhism, august 6, 2006 in lhasa in the tibet autonomous region, china. Relatively few single-authored sources attempt to cover the role of women across the wide span of buddhist history and traditions given the depth and breadth required, many scholars have sought a narrower scope. 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.
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