Thailand – A Monk’s prayer

When all the monks leave their monasteries to down the streets of Chiang May, It gives to city a buzzy show of exceptional colours!

This is Magha Puja; Magha: (/EN)the third lunar month. Puja: (/EN)celebration, veneration.

Magha Puja is a relevant budist celebration that occurs on the full moon of the third lunar month.

It remembers Buddha’s preach in front of 1250 disciples. The spiritual aims of the day are: not to commit any kind of sins; do only good; purify one’s mind.

Thousands of monks goes down in the streets to bless peoples for their good acts.

 

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