Monks on a truck

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Monks on a truck

Post by StroppyChops » Wed Jul 02, 2014 3:51 pm

While forced relocation is a current topic... I saw one of the caged round-up trucks fully loaded and heading somewhere away from Olympic Market the other day. What surprised me was that half the 'passengers' were monks. Is this normal?
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by vladimir » Wed Jul 02, 2014 5:17 pm

If it will quiet things down wrt funeral/wedding music, I'm happy.
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by Kampong Spooner » Thu Jul 03, 2014 9:12 am

Taken to nan evangelical reeducation centre. The end of days is nigh.
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by Kuroneko » Thu Jul 03, 2014 10:03 am

Maybe they were fake monks :shock:
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by StroppyChops » Thu Jul 03, 2014 11:06 am

Well now there's enough to start a new fake wat!
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by General Mackevili » Fri Jul 04, 2014 1:58 am

I'm guessing they were headed to the new AEON Mall to see what new iPhones and iPads are available.
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by StroppyChops » Fri Jul 04, 2014 1:15 pm

And Rolexes - I photographed a couple buying bling watches the other day but didn't post due to the religious tension at the time.
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Post by General Mackevili » Fri Jul 04, 2014 1:17 pm

Post, post, post !
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by Kung-fu Hillbilly » Fri Jul 04, 2014 1:28 pm

Monk Tales.

First trip to Thailand saw a monk sitting crossed legged bowed forward with his back to me. I thought I'd sneak in front and take a photo of this devout man. He was hunched over a Game Boy.

In Vang Vieng years ago there was a monk who by night used to get rolling drunk and try fight everyone. By day you'd find him tranquilly watering gardens and peacefully going about other monk business.
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Re: Monks on a truck

Post by StroppyChops » Fri Jul 04, 2014 1:36 pm

Image

Sovanna Market. Had a patron of some sort that was footing the bill.
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