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Questions about works of literature written in the Thai language (historically also known as Siamese).

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How long has the Ramakien been considered one of Thailand's national epics?

The Ramakien is a Thai version of the Ramayana. The earliest stages of the Ramayana seem to date from the 7th to 4th centuries BCE, and many other cultures that were influenced by India developed ...
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How to read the "Lilit Phra Lo" (Thai: ลิลิตพระลอ) verses?

How are the "songs" or "verses" (or indented sections) to be read in this Thai epic? https://vajirayana.org/%E0%B8%A5%E0%B8%B4%E0%B8%A5%E0%B8%B4%E0%B8%95%E0%B8%9E%E0%B8%A3%E0%B8%B0%E0%B8%A5%E0%B8%AD/%...
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