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Following an austere path in toxic times


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Monks who stay in Buddhist monasteries at many riverside and canalside temples in Nonthaburi province still use boats as a vehicle for receiving alms since early morning during the Buddhist Lent. Though there are many garden trees in the suburbs, pollution remains an unescapable reality. Even on Sunday morning, though the air quality index in Bangkok and its suburbs showed improvement, in many areas it was at levels not safe for outdoor activities.

Following an austere path in toxic times Following an austere path in toxic times Following an austere path in toxic times

Published : January 24, 2021

By : The Nation Photo by Korbphuk Phromrekha