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Thai New Year | Photo Friday

Hellooooo there! This week went by extra fast and I’m not complaining. With the semester coming to a close my studio classes keep piling them on. 248 more words

Daily Adventures

Alms giving ceremony in Luang Prabang

If you can get yourself out of bed before 5am, then the alms giving ceremony is for you.
To be honest after all the effort for the early rise it was a bit disappointing but it’s still something of interest. 259 more words

Travel

It's a wonderfull life.

Trailer for “Ko Yin” documentary filmed in Theravada Buddhism land, Myanmar.
In a traditional village, the monastery is the centre of cultural life. Monks are venerated and supported by the lay people. 56 more words

Meditation

Philosophy monks learning English

As part of volunteering at the monastery, me and another volunteer, Thomas, taught two of the older monks English for an hour at 7.30 every night. 238 more words

Travel

Monks of Beopjusa

Temple stay in South Korea is really an interesting experience that will give you a better understanding of the korean culture. In a country which probably get one of the world biggest economic development in the last 30 years, temples seem to be today the refuge of the past. 224 more words