NAKHON PATHOM, 31 July 2012 – The Religious Affairs Department is holding a Buddhism Promotion Week 2012 at Buddhamonthon in Nakhon Pathom Province.
The Buddhism Promotion Week is held on the occasion of the Asalaha Bucha and Buddhist Lent Days. This year, the event is also aimed at making merits for Their Majesties the King and Queen as well as His Royal Highness Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn.
Over 5,000 monks and Buddhists are participating in the Buddhist prayers ceremony. Many interesting activities will be held during July 31st – August 2nd. Buddhist Lent candles have been casted by monks and locals. Asalaha Bucha Exhibition, meditation, prayers and merit-making activities are also parts of the event.
The Buddhism Promotion Week is being held not only at Buddhamonthon but also across the country.