Marketing Religious Tourism

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Marketing Religious Tourism

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Sun Aug 26, 2018 5:39 pm

Ministries pray to attract religious tourism
26 August 2018
The Tourism Ministry last week announced it will work with the Cults and Religion Ministry to promote religious tourism in the country.

The announcement was made after ministry officials held a meeting at the Tourism Ministry in Phnom Penh.

Tith Chantha, a Tourism Ministry secretary of state, on Wednesday said each ministry has been tasked with conducting their own feasibility studies to be submitted by the end of the year.

Mr Chantha said that pagodas around the country are expected to take part in luring tourists in order to boost the country’s religious and tourism industries.

“We are preparing and selecting pagodas with history to attract the tourists,” he said. “We could begin the process next year, and it will promote both religion and tourism.” ... s-tourism/
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Post by bolueeleh » Sun Aug 26, 2018 5:45 pm

n follow by tour to the bar streets to demonstrate the temptation of sins
Money is not the problem, the problem is no money
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Post by Barang chgout » Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:56 pm

Ahhh! They will pay to be woken at 5?
Love it!

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Post by that genius » Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:59 pm

5? Slacker!

4am is the last call for aspiring noise-mongers!
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Post by StroppyChops » Sun Aug 26, 2018 10:35 pm

Barang chgout wrote:
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:56 pm
Ahhh! They will pay to be woken at 5?
Love it!
A luxury reference is just too tempting - they will pay to be woken in their hole in the road at 5am?
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Post by finbar » Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:19 am

Per ardua, ad stercus
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Post by newkidontheblock » Wed Aug 29, 2018 2:55 pm

God never sleeps.

In God We Trust.
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Re: Marketing Religious Tourism

Post by Samana Johann » Sat Sep 08, 2018 5:48 pm

Then, on realizing the significance of that, the Blessed One on that occasion exclaimed: [The Buddha ព្រះមានព្រះភាគ to King Pasenadi ព្រះបាទ​បសេនទិ​កោសល]

One should not make an effort everywhere,
should not be another's hireling,
should not live dependent on another,
should not go about
as a trader in the Dhamma.

Ud 6.2, Paṭisalla Sutta: Seclusion

គ្រានោះ ព្រះមានព្រះភាគ ទ្រង់ជ្រាប​សេចក្តីនុ៎ះ​ហើយ ទើបទ្រង់​បន្លឺឧទាន​នេះ ក្នុងវេលា​នោះថា

បុគ្គលមិនគប្បីប្រឹងប្រែង ក្នុងអំពើលាមក​ទាំងពួងទេ បុគ្គល​មិនគប្បី​ជាបុរស​នៃ​បុគ្គល​ដទៃ មិនគប្បី​រស់នៅ​ព្រោះអាស្រ័យ​អ្នកដទៃ មិនគប្បី​ប្រព្រឹត្តធម៌ (ដើម្បីលាភ) ដូចការ​ជួញប្រែទេ។

(ភាគ៥២, ឧទាន, វគ្គ ទី៦, ស. ២)
Simply having such thoughts will be of long, long demerit and suffering for the thinker and those bond to him, not to speak if such is brought to speech and actions... It's good to warn people to do not harm themselves with unwise actions, caught in greed, aversion and delusion.

And thinking on the destruction of many merits, since monasteries had actually be given to the Sangha, real grave thievery frim the Juwels is not far. One whould not have the merits to endure the results of such leading many upwardly.
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