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Wat Pho assistant abbot joined Vesak Puja ceremony in India.

Phra Udonkanarak, assistant abbot of Wat Pho as the representative of Thai Sangha to join the ordination ceremony of 200 novices at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial Society, Chandrapur India

Vesak buja celebration at Wat Pho

On 13 May, The monk committee of Wat Pho celebrated the Vesak buja day at Phra Ubosot of Wat Pho. Many Buddhists and monks joined the ceremony of Tri-circumambulation, Blessed chant and Dhamma preaching just like every passing years.

"Gangwanpornsiri" family donated THB 1,500,000 to restore The Crocodile pond

 "Gangwanpornsiri" family donated THB 1,500,000 to restore The Crocodile pond. They donated the fund to Phra Udonkanarak, The assistance abbot to help with the cost.

Deputy Minister-President of Germany visited Wat Pho

On 28 April 2014 Deputy Minister-President and Minister of Finance and Economics, Dr. Nils Schmid visited Wat Pho.

The Ordaination Ceremony for Our Foreingn Friends

25th April 2014, Mr. Martin Teo Guek Hong from Malaysia and Mr. Xui Lain from China who are determined to join the monkhood did the ordaination ceremony at Wat Pho. They invited many guests from many countries such as Poland, Korea, Indonesia, Singapore, China, Malaysia, Philippines to join the ceremony. It was such an opportunity for foreingners from other countries to join the Thai ordaination ritual.