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Our novice at Dhamma rangsri retreat.

It has been almost a week since our youth join the summer novice ordination 2015 dedicated to the 60th year birthday celebration of Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. They are practicing the dharma at Dhamma rangsri Buddhist retreat, cha-um, Petchaburi 

 

Press conference of the coming "Songkran festival"

At 16.00 of 24 March,2015. Ministry of Culture led by Mr. Veera Rojpojanarat,the minister.,Prof.Dr.Apinan Posayanon ,permanent secretary. , Miss Nantiya Sawangvuttitum from department of cultural promotion, Mr. Channarong Laksaneyanawin Bangkok cultural council and executive of Siam Paragon came together for the press conference of Songkran Festival at Wat Pho under the theme “Inherit Thai culture for our nation’s delight” which was held in front of the temple of Reclining Buddha, Wat Pho.

In this occasion, Phra Thep Veeraporn, the abbot, let Phra Udonkanarak, his assistant, and the monk committee gave the warm welcome to the participants for this event.

Summer novice ordination 2015

        In the morning of 21 March,2015, The monk committee of Wat Pho led by Phra Thep Veeraporn, the abbot,helded the Summer novice ordination 2015 dedicated to the celebration of 60th birthday of Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. This year, 82 novice joined the program. Before the ordination began, our novice did the rite of the passage to ask their parents to forgive their bad behavior, these are the photos of the event.

The novice of Wat Pho.

On 20 March,2015 at 08.30 AM The monk committee of Wat Pho gave our 80 youths a head shave to ready them for the summer novice ordination 2015. This year, the event was full with lively people who come and bring their children to participate. After the shaving, all little Naga(the white one) came to pay the respect Phra Thep Veeraporn, the abbot who came to visit them.

Nurse police visited Wat Pho.

Wat Pho other than its significance of being the tourist attraction. It is also the place where various of Thai knowledge is recorded. On 18 March, students of nurse police college came to visit Wat Pho. Phra Maha Udom gave the tour and told the story of this temple including the medical knowledge inscripted in this open university.