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Thai taxi talismans Bangkok from the passenger seat by Dale Konstanz

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Published by River Books in Bangkok .
Written in English


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StatementDate Konstanz
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2010/01091 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25133436M
ISBN 109786167339085
LC Control Number2011360115

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In Thai Taxi Talismans, he recollects and ruminates as to the meaning of these mini-altars, accompanied by colorful photographs and the explanations and philosophies of the Bangkok cabby. This book is a cultural study of Thai beliefs, an appreciation of Thai popular design and a document of the daily existence of Bangkok taxi drivers. Artist Dale Konstanz has been addicted to taking Thai taxis since he moved to Bangkok in They became not just a way to get around, but an opportunity to chat with the drivers, practice his Thai, and learn about the culture. For his book, Thai Taxi Talismans, Konstanz has compiled the best of his [ ]. out of 5 stars Fun, colorful book on Thai spiritualism in taxis! Reviewed in the United States on Decem This colorful ride through Thai spiritual decorations is both fun and informative/5. Get this from a library! Thai taxi talismans: Bangkok from the passenger seat. [Dale Konstanz] -- The author recollects and ruminates as to the meaning of the iconography which decorates the interior of Thai taxicabs, accompanied by explanations and philosophies of the Bangkok cabby.

In Thai Taxi Talismans, he recollects and ruminates as to the meaning of those mini-altars, accompanied by colourful photographs and the explanations and philosophies of the Bangkok cabby. The book is a cultural study of Thai beliefs, an appreciation of Thai popular design and a document of the daily existence of Bangkok taxi drivers. The Paperback of the Thai Taxi Talismans by Dale Konstanz at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help.   Formerly based in Chicago, US artist Dale Konstanz has lived in Thailand for over 10 years now, building up a deep fascination for Thai street culture, particularly the sacred objects Bangkok taxi drivers arrange on their dashboard altars. After launching a blog, Thai Taxi Talismans, which became a book in , he is now displaying his photos as part of his. direct booking on thai taxis website guarantees the best rates as well as a direct contactperson with a local thai telephone number (+66 82 66 99 / tel-line-whatssapp). book in confidence with local professionals. Thai Taxis is a Bangkok-based taxi company that offers a professional taxiservice in Thailand. (our drivers are fully.

  The work will be exhibited in the Phra Phrombhichitr Gallery at Silpakorn Universityʼs Wang Ta Phra Campus from October 23 to November 1. His forthcoming photo book, "Thai Taxi Talismans, Bangkok from the Passenger Seat," will be published by River Books in Thai Taxi Talismans. Artist Dale Konstanz has been addicted to taking Thai taxis since he moved to Bangkok in They became not just a way to get around, but an opportunity to chat with the drivers, practice his Thai, and learn about the culture. For his book, Thai Taxi Talismans, Konstanz has compiled the best of his [ ] By Dale Konstanz.   Hence, riding a taxi in Thailand can become a spiritual experience. Yours, Sirinya *photo credit: Thai Taxi Talismans, FB page. Further reading: Dale Konstanz, Thai Taxi Talismans, Riverbooks Philip Cornwel-Smith & John Goss, Very Thai: Everyday Popular Culture, 2. ed. Riverbooks Call a Taxi via App. Call Center Waving for a taxi on street. with Toyota Prius with more space but the same price. Call via Application 24 hrs. (In case of an emergency, speed can be authorized at km. per hour. การลงทะเบียนครั้งแรกหากใส่เลขบัตร.