Devotion: Image, Recitation, and Celebration of the Vessantara Epic in Northeast Thailand
Presents image, recitation, and celebration of the Vessantara Epic in Northeast Thailand. Narrates earlier life of Prince Vessantara, politics of the Vessantara Jataka, schedual, objects, prestige, and people and things of the Bun Phra Wet. Illustrates Pha Phra Wet – the Vessantara cloths, including Ban Phek scroll, Ban Tha Muang scroll, Ban Phran Muan scroll, Three Ban Sing scroll fragments, Ban Krachaeng scroll, and Ban Khana Mai scroll. Covers the story of Choegyal Drimed Kuenden – the prince who gave up everything to attain enlightenment.