Thailand Running Short of Monks

A life less alluring: Thailand runs short of monks – IHT, December 19, 2012
[Thanks to Tom for pointing this out.]

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  1. Pingback: Monks Lose Relevance as Thailand Grows Richer - TeakDoor.com - The Thailand Forum

  2. Wiz says:

    Here is the article in question by NY Times: Commercial Buddhism in Thailand
    DECEMBER 19, 2012By Poypiti Amatatham and Vijai Singh
    Buddhism has been a way of life in Thailand for centuries, but inside the most popular temples is a trend that critics call “fast-food Buddhism.”
    http://www.nytimes.com/video/2012/12/19/world/asia/100000001965751/morphing-monasteries.html

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