Monks Only

January 5, 2009

A sign indicates an area for Buddhist monks only. - Bangkok, Thailand  - Daily Travel Photos
(Bangkok, Thailand)
f/6.3 || 1/250s || @135mm || ISO200 || Canon 5D || Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8

On a boat taxi that navigates the Chao Praya river, a standing area is designated exclusively for Buddhist monks. In majority Buddhist Thailand, monks are held in high esteem and afforded such benefits including their own seating area on buses.

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