Chonburi officials and Chonkanyanukul School marked Visakha Bucha Day with alms giving, merit making and sermons.
Gov. Khomsan Ekachai presided over the May 23 ceremony at the school, which had organized the program to educate Buddhists on dharma and implementing it in their daily lives.
Organizers split the event into three parts, with offering of alms and dried food to monks, a dharma lesson by Ba Jao Nokaewfah and a religious ceremony to pay respect to Their Majesties the King and Queen, which was presided over by Chonburi MP Phanthsak Ketwattha.
In addition, Ba Jao Nokaewfah presented dried food to temples that had suffered fires and donated to orphaned children in Nakhon Ratchasima.
Chonburi citizens gather to present alms on Visakha Bucha Day.