Finding Peace (Kwam Sa-ngob Jai)

@article{Ross2007FindingP,
  title={Finding Peace (Kwam Sa-ngob Jai)},
  author={Ratchneewan Ross and Wilaiphan Sawatphanit and Tatirat Suwansujarid},
  journal={Journal of Holistic Nursing},
  year={2007},
  volume={25},
  pages={228 - 235}
}
Purpose: This study examines the Buddhist beliefs and practices of Thai HIV-positive postpartum women as ways to live with their infection. Method: Seven HIV-positive postpartum, Buddhist, Thai women were interviewed. Principles of hermeneutic phenomenology guided the study. Findings: All women in the study practiced spiritual activities based on their understanding of three central Buddhist beliefs: karma, the Five Precepts, and the Four Noble Truths. These beliefs played a major role in… CONTINUE READING

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