martedì 13 giugno 2017

Thai monks translate old Buddhist scripture for pope
A mission to translate what is thought to be a two-century old scripture from Khmer into Italian, a gift to Pope Pius XI from King Rama VII, has been completed and is ready to be displayed at the Vatican Museum, according to Buddhist officials in Thailand. The ancient Khmer scripture was presented to the pope by the king during a visit to the Vatican 83 years ago. (...)