Head kicking monk the latest Thailand buddhism embarrassment (video)

Head kicking monk the latest Thailand buddhism embarrassment (video)

 Video’s, photos, and stories of Buddhist monks behaving badly in Thailand are nothing new. Reports of everything from drug-fuelled parties to sex with underage boys and girls are so routine that it barely raises an eyebrow among expats, while the majority of Thais try to pretend that there is nothing amiss with Buddhism in […]

Thailand English-language News for November 2 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for November 2, 2017, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:41 | Deputy prime minister General Tanasak Patimapragorn has announced the opening of the royal crematorium containing various exhibitions to the public. The royal crematorium will remain open between 7am-10pm until November 30 and can accommodate up to 5,000 visitors at a time. […]

Thailand Tourism Guide in The Wake of King Adulyadej’s Death

Thailand Tourism Guide in The Wake of King Adulyadej’s Death

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has issued guidelines for foreign tourists in the wake of King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s (King Rama IX) death on Thursday, October 13 2016 (See: End Of Days: Thailand King Bhumibol Adulyadej Dead). Thailand has officially commenced one year of mourning. All Thais have been encouraged to wear black for at […]