"Alms for the Monks" Myanmar (Burma) Local Custom Tip by cochinjew

Myanmar (Burma) Local Customs: 148 reviews and 218 photos

  asking for alms
by cochinjew

While driving around the country, you would see people with bowls extended. as you pass some villages, there is music and there is a group of people with their bowls all ready. Very decent and there is never any pressure. In this picture, students from the University at Taunggy were asking for alms of the drivers for the monastery behind

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  • Written Jul 29, 2004
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