Reference Entry

Shin Arahan

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

Published by Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691157863
Published online July 2017 | e-ISBN: 9780190681159
Shin Arahan

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An eleventh-century Mon monk credited with bringing Theravāda Buddhism to Burma (Myanmar). According to legend, Shin Arahan (in Pāli, Dhammadassi)

Reference Entry.  283 words. 

Subjects: Buddhism

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