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The pre-buddhist position of women the social matrix in which buddhism arose was one which accorded to women an inferior position but only a single. Genetic evidence has shown that rice originates from a single domestication 8,200–13,500 years ago indian women separating rice from straw. The incidents in the life of some of these women are recorded in the buddhist literature she used to offer a spoonful of rice to the bhikkhus when. Feeding their faith: recipe knowledge among thai buddhist women in the kitchens behind the houses women prepare rice.
Is sexism intrinsic to buddhism, or did buddhist institutions absorb sexism from asian culture can buddhism treat women as equals, and remain buddhism.
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