December 05, 2012

Tricycle Pilgrimage: Young Monks in Bumthang

These young Bhutanese monks, at Thamshing Monastery in Jakar, Bumthang, spent the morning memorizing texts by reciting them aloud. Neither the cold nor a nearby pack of barking dogs seemed to distract them.

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fightclubbuddha's picture

I love the robes. Certainly seems that they are sized for these young monks to grow into. What is the significance of the turquoise trim on the one young monk?