Lik Loung: The Tai “Great Text” Tradition

The history of Tai Lik Loung or the Shan “great text” is at least 500 years old. The Tai words “Lik Loung” literally mean “great text” [lik = text; loung = great], referring to a type of Shan poetic literature, most of which were composed especially for recitation rituals, namely, reading out loud to anContinue reading “Lik Loung: The Tai “Great Text” Tradition”